Brigadier General Timothy D. Brown
DEPUTY COMMANDING GENERAL
U.S. ARMY CADET COMMAND
& FORT KNOX, KENTUCKY
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Deputy Commanding General's Biography
BG Timothy Brown is a native of Brainerd, Minn. and was commissioned as an Aviation officer in 1991. He commissioned through Army ROTC as a Distinguished Military Graduate from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D. with a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Studies and concentration in History.
After commissioning, he attended the Aviation Officer Basic Course and completed flight training at Fort Rucker, Ala. He was then assigned to 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment (First Attack), 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as Aero-Scout Platoon Leader, Assist S-3, and the Division’s Attack Liaison Officer. He was assigned to 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion (Aerial Exploitation) at Camp Humphreys, Korea where he served as Assistant S-3, Signals Intelligence Platoon Leader, and B Company Commander. He then served as the Paul Revere Battalion Recruiting Operations Officer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass. and Regional Recruiting Officer/Brigade S-4 for 1st Brigade, Reserve Officer Training Corps, Devens, Mass. He subsequently completed the Spanish Linguist and Foreign Area Officer Courses at the Defense Language Institute, Monterey, Calif. He was then reassigned to Camp Humphreys, Korea, where he served as 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion S-4 and S-3. His next assignment took him to the Army Staff, Force Development Intelligence Division, HQDA G-8, Washington, D.C. as a Synchronization Staff Officer. He completed the Marine Corps Command and Staff Course, Quantico, Va., as a Distinguished Honor Graduate and earned a Master’s Degree in Military Studies. He was assigned to the Office of Military Support, Washington, D.C., where he completed the training course, served as Squadron S-3, Director of Aviation Modernization, and Mission Commander. He then commanded 1st Military Intelligence Battalion (Aerial Exploitation), Wiesbaden, Germany and Task Force Condor, Bagram, Afghanistan. After command, he was reassigned to Headquarters, U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command, Fort Belvoir, Va., where he served as Chief, G-3 ISR. He graduated from the U.S. Army War College, completed a one-year Harvard National Security Program Fellowship in Cambridge, Mass. Afterward, he served as Brigade Commander to The US Army Aviation Brigade (TAAB). He then was assigned as the Principal Military Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence. He currently serves as the Deputy Commanding General for United States Army Cadet Command at Fort Knox, Ky.
BG Brown’s awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (5 Oak Leaf Cluster), Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal (1 OLC), Army Achievement Medal, Meritorious Unit Citation, National Defense Service Medal with Star, the Afghan Campaign Medal with two Stars, Iraqi Campaign Medal with Star, GWOT Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, three Overseas Service Ribbons, Master Army Aviator Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, the Army Staff Identification Badge, and the OSD Staff Identification Badge.