Sergeant Major Bennet is a Hooksett, NH native. He entered the United States Army Reserve in 1988 and attended Military Police One Station Unit Training at Fort McClellan, AL in 1988. He transitioned to Active Duty in 1994. Sergeant Major Bennet’s assignments include 977thMilitary Police Company, Fort Riley, KS; Law Enforcement Command, Fort Gordon, GA; 527th Military Police Company, Giessen, Germany; 463rd Military Police Company, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; 13th Military Police Detachment, Schofield Barracks, HI; HHC 8th Military Police Brigade, Schofield Barracks, HI; 15th Military Police Brigade, Fort Leavenworth, KS; 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Casey, Korea; Asia Pacific Counter Improvised Explosive Device Fusion Center, Fort Shafter, HI; Command Provost Sergeant Major, TRADOC G34, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA
His duty positions have included Gunner, Driver, Team Leader, Squad Leader, Military Police Investigator, Platoon Sergeant, First Sergeant, Police Transition Team NCOIC, Brigade S3 Operations NCOIC, Division Provost Sergeant Major, Senior Enlisted Advisor, and Command Provost Sergeant Major.
His military education includes Basic Leader Course, Advanced Leader Course, Senior Leader’s Course, First Sergeants Course, and Army Operations Electronic Warfare Course, Anti -Terrorism/Force Protection Level III, Law Enforcement Senior Leader’s Course, and The United Stated Army Sergeants Major Academy. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Strategic Leadership from Southwestern College, Kansas.
His awards and decorations include Bronze Star Medal with (1 OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (6 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (4 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (7 OLC), Army Good Conduct Medal (8th Award), Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal (1 BSS), Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Kosovo Campaign Medal (1 BSS), Iraq Campaign Medal (5 CS), Global War On Terror Expeditionary Medal, Global War On Terror Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal (“M” Device), NCOPD Ribbon (Numeral 4), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 4), Army Reserve Comp. Overseas Training Ribbon (Numeral 2), NATO Medal (1 BSS), Combat Action Badge, Drivers Badge, and the German Schutzenschier Badge (Bronze).