CSM Louis C. Felicioni

Depot Command Sergeant Major

SGM DickinsonCommand Sergeant Major Louis C. Felicioni was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and entered the U.S. Army on March 2, 1988. He completed Basic Training at Fort Dix, New Jersey, and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Eustis, Virginia, with the MOS of 67R, AH-64 Attack Helicopter Repairer. Command Sergeant Major Felicioni also graduated from the Pre-Command and CSM course, Garrison Leaders' Course, the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Class 55), Aviation Accident Prevention Safety Course, Mobile Rention Training, Air Assault School, Defense Packaging of Hazardous Materials, and has a Bachelor of Science Degree.

Command Sgt. Maj. Felicioni’s deployment experience includes Operation Iraqi Freedom I, III and V; and Operation Enduring Freedom X. Command Sgt. Maj. Felicioni’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, Army Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Campaign, Iraq Campaign, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal (ISAF), Master Aviation Badge, and the Air Assault Badge. The unit awards are the Army Valorous Unit Citation and Army Meritorious Unit Citation.

His duties and assignments include Helicopter Repairer, Platoon Sergeant and Aircraft Technical Inspector with the 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, at Fort Hood, Texas, until 1994; Aircraft Technical Inspector and Quality Control Supervisor with the 3rd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, at Fort Hood, Texas, and Camp Humphreys, Korea, (1994-1997); Quality Control Supervisor and Platoon Sergeant with the 1st Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, at Fort Stewart, Georgia, (1997-1999); First Sergeant for Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 2nd Aviation Regiment, at Camp Page, Korea, (1999-2000); First Sergeant for HHC, 1st Battalion, 2nd Aviation Regiment, at Camp Page Korea, (2000-2001); First Sergeant for Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Aviation Regiment, at Camp Stanley, Korea, (2001-2002); First Sergeant for Nomad Troop, 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, at Fort Carson, Colorado, (2002-2004); Command Sergeant Major of 1st Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment at Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia, (2005-2010); Command Sergeant Major of 602D ASB at Camp Humphreys, Korea, (2011-2012); Garrison Command Sergeant Major at Fort Stewart / HAAF, (2012-2014); and Garrison Command Sergeant Major for Hawaii (2014-2016).

Mission statement

  • Return rotary wing aircraft and components to the Department of Defense and other government organizations with uncompromising quality, at the lowest possible cost, in the shortest amount of time possible.
  • Safeguard the workforce. Integrate safety and risk mitigation into every aspect of depot operations.
  • Support the Army’s accident investigation processes worldwide with materials expertise and laboratory analysis.
  • Assess, evaluate and repair forward-deployed aircraft and components worldwide. Provide on-site depot capacity to the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence at Fort Rucker.
  • Support Active, Reserve and National Guard aviation maintenance skill development with hands-on training at the depot.


  • Provide our Nation the best value solution for modification, repair and overhaul of rotary wing components and aircraft; posture the depot to meet our Nation’s future requirements in peacetime and at war.


  • Customers satisfied - demands met on time - carryover goal met. Zero accident related loss of life, limb or eyesight with all OSHA safety goals met. Depot is right sized and right skilled to meet customer demands.


Last updated on: 22-Jul-2016