Lieutenant Colonel Dion Hall assumed the duties of commander of the Army Field Support Battalion-Charleston July 2019.
Prior to that, he served as department chair and professor of military science at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama. After commissioning, LTC Hall was fortunate to spend nearly eight years in 1st Cavalry Division, 115th Brigade Support Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas, where he served in various command and staff positions. Following the 1st Cavalry Division, he served in First Army, Division West, 283rd Training Support Battalion as an observer controller at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. After attending the Command and General Staff College, he Reported to Fort Bragg, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, and served as brigade support operation officer and brigade S4 deploying in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Following his assignment with the 82nd Airborne Division, LTC Hall served as the support operations officer and executive officer to the assistant chief of staff, G4, Eighth United States Army, Yongsan, Korea. After his assignment in Korea, he was selected by the commandant of the U.S. Army Ordnance School to command the Ordnance Training Detachment at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Following command, he served as the brigade executive officer, 402nd Army Field Support Brigade, at Fort Shafter, Hawaii.
LTC Hall’s military education includes the Ordnance Officer Basic Course, the Combined Logistics Captains Career Course, the Joint Planner Course (3H), the Support Operations Officer Course, and the Command and General Staff College.
LTC Hall received his commission as a second lieutenant in May 2000 from Troy State University in Troy, Alabama, and he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice. Additionally, he holds a master’s degree in management from Webster University.
His awards and decorations include three Bronze Star Medals, five Meritorious Service Medals, the Army Achievement Medal, the Iraqi Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Combat Action Badge and the U.S. Army Parachutist Badge.
LTC Hall is native of Crestview, Florida. He is married and he has two daughters.