Lieutenant General Douglas M. Gabram

Commanding General, U.S. Army Installation Management Command

Lieutenant General Douglas M. Gabram assumed duties as the Commanding General of the U. S. Army Installation Management Command January 22, 2020, where he is responsible for delivering quality base support from the Strategic Support Area enabling readiness for a globally responsive Army at 75 installations across the world. 

LTG Gabram most recently served as the Director for Test at the Missile Defense Agency, Red Stone Arsenal, AL. He was responsible for planning, programming, budgeting, and implementing a comprehensive Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) test program to field an integrated and effective capability to the services and combatant commands. 

 LTG Gabram received his commission as a Distinguished Military Graduate from Bowling Green State University, Ohio, in 1984. His commands include Commanding General, U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Red Stone Arsenal, AL, Brigade Commander, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Ft. Hood, TX; Battalion Commander, 1st Battalion 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Ft. Campbell, KY; and, Bravo Company Commander, 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Ft. Campbell, KY. His previous assignments include Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA; Deputy Commander (Support), 1st Cavalry Division “Americas First Team”, Ft. Hood, TX; Deputy Commander, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence, Ft. Rucker, AL; and Chief of Staff, 1st Cavalry Division, Ft. Hood, TX. 

His combat deployments include two tours to Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom/Resolute Support with the 1st Cavalry Division as the Division Chief of Staff, Deputy Commander, and TAAC-South Commander; three tours to Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, twice as a Battalion Commander with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), and once as a Brigade Commander with the 1st Cavalry Division; one tour to Bosnia as part of Operation Joint Guard and Macedonia as part of Operation Joint Endeavor, and one tour to Saudi Arabia as part of Operation Desert Shield/Storm.  

He holds a Master’s degree from Central Michigan University in Business Administration, and completed a Senior Service College Fellowship at the University of Texas, Austin.

His  decorations  include  the  Distinguished  Service  Medal (1 OLC), Legion  of  Merit (2 OLC), the Bronze  Star  Medal (silver OLC and 1 bronze OLC),  the  Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal (silver OLC), the Air Medal for Valor,  the Air Medal (w/numeral 4), the Joint Service Commendation Medal (w/ 1 bronze OLC), the Army Commendation Medals (w/1 bronze OLC), and the Army Achievement Medal. He also has been awarded the Air Assault Badge, and Airborne Badge. He is a Master Aviator with over 2,500 flight hours. He is qualified on the UH-1H, OH-58A/C, AH- 1, AH-64A, and the AH-64D Longbow Apache.