Adam Farmer


Senior Military Instructor


Master Sergeant Adam E. Farmer, a native of Louisiana, entered the Army in 1998 and completed One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia as an Infantryman.

MSG Farmer's previous positions include: Rifleman, Grenadier, Team Leader, Pathfinder, Pathfinder Team Sergeant, Squad Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Recon Platoon Sergeant and First Sergeant. His previous assignments include: 1-327 Infantry Regiment and the Pathfinder Detachment, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky; 2-39th Infantry Regiment, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; 2-351st Infantry Regiment, Camp Blanding, Florida; and 3-7 Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia.

MSG Farmer's military education includes Warrior Leader's Course, Advanced Leader's Course, Senior Leader's Course, Drill Sergeant School, Ranger School, Pathfinder School, Air Assault School, Airborne School, Jumpmaster School, Equal Opportunity Leader's Course, Army Instructor Course, Small Group Instructor Course, and Observer Controller Academy.

MSG Farmer's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal (3rd Award), the Meritorious Service Medal (3rd Award), the Army Commendation Medal (2nd Award), the Army Achievement Medal (6th Award) the Army Good Conduct Medal (5th Award), the National Defense Service Medal, the Iraqi Campaign Medal (3rd Award), the Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 3), the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 3), the NATO ISAF Medal, Ranger Tab, Senior Parachutist's Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Air Assault Badge, Drill Sergeant Identification Badge, Expert Infantryman's Badge and Combat Infantryman's Badge.

MSG Farmer is married to the former Summer Farmer of Nashville, Tennessee and has three children: Elyjah, Emily and Evan.