Command Sergeant Major

Command Sergeant Major United States Army
Command Sergeant Major
Royce Manis

Command Sergeant Major
First Army Division East
Fort George G. Meade, MD 20755
February 12, 2016

Command Sgt. Maj. Royce Manis entered the Army on March 2, 1989.

Manis’ previous assignments include: 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Savannah, Georgia; 5th Ranger Training Battalion, Dahlonega, Georgia; 1-503 (Air Assault), Camp Casey, Korea; 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Lewis, Washington; 3-505 PIR, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 5-73 CAV, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; 3-4 CAV, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment (THE WOLFHOUNDS), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, and the U.S. Army Parachute Team “The Golden Knights”, Ft Bragg, NC.

Manis’ awards and decorations include the Bronze Star (6th Award); Meritorious Service Medal (3rd Award); Army Commendation Medal (4th Award); Army Achievement Medal (4th Award); Joint Meritorious Unit Award (2); National Defense Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Medal; Armed Forces Expeditionary Service Medal (w/ bronze star); Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (w/ numeral 4); Ranger Tab; Combat Infantryman Badge (2nd award); Expert Infantryman Badge; Master Parachutist Badge( w/ bronze star); Military Freefall Parachutist Badge; Pathfinder Badge; German Parachutist Badge, and the Canadian Parachutist Badge.

Manis’ military schools and education consist of the Primary Leadership Development Course; Basic Non-Commissioned Officer Course; Advanced Noncommissioned Officer Course; United States Army Sergeant’s Major Academy; Instructor’s Trainers Course; Tactics Certification Course; Pathfinder; U.S. Army Ranger School; Jumpmaster; Military Freefall Course; Mountain Warfare, and Lead Climber Course. He has an associate’s degree in Administrative/Management Studies through Excelsior College, New York.