Sergeant First Class (SFC) Brad T. Watson is a native of Kansas City, Missouri. He entered the United States Army and graduated One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia and was awarded the Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) of 11B Infantry.
SFC Watson’s assignments include 1st BN, 16th Infantry Regiment, Fort Riley, KS; 1st & 3rd BN, 327th Infantry Regiments, Fort Campbell, KY; Kansas City Recruiting Battalion; 2nd BN, 6th Infantry Regiment; Baumholder, Germany; 1st BN, 19th Infantry Regiment, Fort Benning, GA; 1st Squadron, 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment, Fort Riley, KS; and currently Truman State University.
SFC Watson has deployed in support of the Multinational Force and Observers Mission Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation Enduring Freedom.
He is currently serving at Truman State University, Missouri as a Military Science Instructor.
His awards and decorations include: Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Multinational Force Observer Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Citation, Combat Infantry Badge, Expert Infantry Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, and the Gold Recruiting Badge. SFC Watson is a member of the Honorable Order of Saint Maurice.