LTC Andrew E. Lembke


LTC Andrew E. Lembke

Battalion Commander

LTC Andrew E. Lembke is originally from Newport News, Virginia and commissioned in the Infantry Branch through the United States Military Academy in 2001. 

LTC Lembke most recently served as the Special Assistant to the Director of Operations, United States European Command. His previous duty assignments include Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer, Scout Platoon Leader, Assistant Operations Officer, and Military Transition Team Leader in 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry at Fort Drum, New York; Battalion Planner and Company Commander with 4th Battalion, 9th Infantry at Fort Lewis, Washington; Division Targeting Officer, United States Division Center, Baghdad, Iraq; Chief of Operations, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Red Cloud, Korea; Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 72nd Armor at Camp Casey, Korea; and Aide-de-Camp to the 8th Army Commanding General and Chief of Staff, U.S. Forces Korea, Yongsan Garrison, Seoul, Korea. LTC Lembke’s deployments include, three tours in Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, and one tour in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

LTC Lembke’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Citation, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expedition Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, and the Combat Infantryman’s Badge.

His military education includes the Infantry Officer Basic Course, Maneuver Captain’s Career Course, and Command and General Staff College. He holds a Bachelor Degree in History from the United States Military Academy and a Master of Military Art and Science from the Command and General Staff College.

Command Sergeant Major Jon Derek Noyes


CSM Jon Derek Noyes

Battalion Command Sergeant Major

Command Sergeant Major Jon Derek Noyes, a native of Amarillo, Texas, enlisted in the Army in July 1996 and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Knox, Kentucky as a 19K (Armor Crewman). CSM Noyes has held every leadership position in the armor community from Tank Gunner to Brigade Operations Sergeant Major. 

His previous assignments include 1st Battalion, 32nd Armor, Fort Lewis, Washington; 4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry, Camp Garry Owen, Korea; 1st Battalion, 33rd Armor, Fort Lewis, Washington; 1st Squadron, 1st Cavalry, Budingen, Germany; Headquarters, 101st Airborne Division (AASLT), Fort Campbell, Kentucky; 1st Squadron, 16th Cavalry, Fort Knox, Kentucky; 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry and 7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry, Fort Carson, Colorado; Scorpion Team National Training Center, Fort Irwin, California; and Headquarters Africa Command, Stuttgart, Germany, and the 3rd Infantry Division Sustainment Brigade, Fort Stewart, Georgia. In addition CSM Noyes has completed two deployments to Operation Iraqi Freedom, one deployment to Operation Enduring Freedom, and one deployment to Operation Spartan Shield.

CSM Noyes has completed all levels of non-commissioned officer education from the Primary Leadership Development Course to the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy, Class 68. He has also a graduate of the Army Recruiter Course, M1A1 Master Gunner Course, Battle Staff Course, Observer Coach Trainer Course and The First Sergeant Course. CSM Noyes is scheduled to complete a Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Maryland in the fall of 2019.

His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (5 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (5 OLC), Good Conduct Medal (7th award), National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2 bronze stars), Iraqi Campaign Medal (4 bronze stars), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, NCO Professional Development Ribbon (numeral 5), the Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (numeral 7), and recruiting badge. CSM Noyes has also received the Order of Saint George (Bronze) and the Order of Saint Maurice (Legionnaire).