LTC Charles Wall commissioned as an Infantry Officer in the United States Army in 2003 from the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, Georgia.
As a Lieutenant, he served as a Rifle Platoon Leader in A Company, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment at Fort Drum, New York, and later as an Executive Officer in B Company while deployed to Iraq. Ultimately, he moved to HHC, 2-22 IN as an AS3 and the Military Transition Team (MITT) Chief on his second tour to Iraq in Kirkuk.
Following the Captain’s Career Course, he served as a Stryker Company Commander of F Company, 2/2 Cavalry Regiment deployed in Afghanistan, and then took over the HHC Command for redeployment to Vilseck, Germany. As a broadening assignment, LTC Wall transitioned to the Defense POW/MIA Accountability Agency at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam where he served for 21 months as a POW/MIA recovery team leader, deploying five times on humanitarian missions to Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Belgium, and India.
After completing Command and General Staff College, LTC Wall served in the 10th Mountain Division again, this time at the Battalion and Brigade level as the Executive Officer at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Following his Major Key Development, LTC Wall spent 24 months serving as an Assignment Officer at Human Resources Command, where he coached and mentored Infantry Officers on career goals, while simultaneously advising brigade and division leaders on manning concerns and professional development timelines. In his last previous assignment, LTC Wall served in the Pentagon on the Joint Staff, J5, China/Taiwan/Mongolia Team.
His Operational Deployments include: Iraq (2009-2009) and Afghanistan (2011-2012).
LTC Wall’s military education includes the Infantry Officer Basic Course, Infantry Mortar Leader’s Course, Maneuver Captain’s Career Course, and Command and General Staff College.
LTC Wall’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Combat Infantryman’s Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, and Ranger Tab. He holds a B.A. in Management from The University of North George, and an M.S. in General Administration of Management Information Systems from Central Michigan University.