Walker promoted to Major III

Published 12:10 pm Tuesday, November 28, 2017

U.S. Army Maj. Major Walker, whose first name happens to be Major, accepted the next level of responsibility in his Army career on Oct. 20, 2017 when he was promoted to the rank of III Major.

U.S. Army Maj. Major Walker

Maj. Walker is a graduate of Demopolis High School, Class of 1998, and was the first to receive a JROTC scholarship through the program.

He joined the Army in  June 2003, Commissioned.

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His key assignment history includes: 1st Signal Brigade (304th Sig Company), 55th Combat Camera Company, 642nd RSG, 1-64 AR (Combined Arms Battalion), and Joplin Recruiting Company Commander, 335th Signal Corps-G-37 Projects Officer.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from Alabama A&M University and a master’s degree from Webster University.

Family and fiends in Demopolis congratulate Maj. Walker on being the latest 335th Soldier to don the golden oak leaf.

(This article originally appeared in the Wednesday, November 18 issue of the Demopolis Times.)