SGM Aaron White

Sergeant Major Aaron White was born in St Louis, Missouri and graduated from Maplewood Richmond Heights High School in 1988, attended Meramec Community College from 1988 to 1990. Sergeant Major Aaron White enlisted in the United States Army in 1992. He completed Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training as an Artilleryman at Fort Sill, Oklahoma

He served in various duty positions to include Cannoneer, Gunner, Howitzer Section Chief, Ammunition Section Chief, Drill Sergeant, Gunnery Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant, Operations Sergeant, Battalion SPTT Team NCOIC, First Sergeant, Brigade Future Operations Sergeant Major, Command Sergeant Major of 1-6 Field Artillery, Fort Knox KY, Brigade Command Sergeant Major 3-1 BDE, G-3 Fires SGM Schofield Barrack HI, and 25th Division Fires Sergeant Major. SGM White's assignments include: A Battery, 1st BN, 11th, Fort Lewis, WA; 2nd ACR, Fort Polk, LA; HHC, 29th INF Ft. Benning ,GA; 1st 30th FA, Fort Sill, OK; A Battery 2nd BN 2nd FA, Fort Sill, OK; A Battery 1st BN 40th FA, Fort Sill, OK; D Battery 1st BN 40th Fort Sill, OK; A 2nd BN 5th FA, Fort Sill, OK; HHB 1st BN 30th FA Regiment, Fort Sill, OK; G Battery 1st BN 40th, Fort Sill, OK; A Battery 1st BN 40th, Fort Sill, OK; 1HBCT, Camp Casey, Korea; HHB 434, Fort Sill, OK; 1st BN 6th Field Artillery, Fort Knox KY,3-1 IBCT, Fort Knox KY, and 25th Division Field Artillery Brigade, 25th ID, Schofield Barracks, HI.

SGM White's military and civilian education includes BLC, SLC, ALC, EO Leader's Course, Drill Sergeant School, NBC Officer Course, Combative Level 1 and 2, Total Army Instructors Training, System Approach to Training, ALMC Small Group Instructor, Alcohol Drug Abuse Team, First Sergeant Course, Master Resilience course, the US Army Sergeants Major Academy, Battalion Pre Command/ Command Sergeant Major, and Command Sergeant Major Development Program Course. He has an Associate's Degree from Excelsior College and is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies.

SGM White's awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (2OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (3OLC), Army Commendation Medal (3OLC), Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal (6OLC), Army Valorous Unit Award (1OLC), Good Conduct Medal (6th Award), National Defense Service Medal (w/Numeral 2), Korea Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (w/2 bronze service stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal,, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (w/Numeral 4), Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (w/Numeral 3), Combat Action Badge and the Drill Sergeant Badge.

SGM White is a member of the distinguished Sergeant Audie Murphy Club and Saint Barbara Parton Saint of Artillerymen. He was also a part of the Army World Class Athlete Wrestling Team from 1993-1996.