COL Cox’s deployments include 3 combat tours totaling more than 37 months—two tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and one tour in support of Operation Enduring Freedom—as well as an operational tour supporting Joint Task Force-Bravo, Honduras. He has also served overseas in Germany.
COL Cox’s awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal (3 OLC), Meritorious Service Medal (6 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (1 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (1 OLC), Meritorious Unit Commendation (2 OLC), Army Superior Unit Award (2 OLC), and the NATO Medal. He has been awarded the Combat Medical Badge. COL Cox is a member of the Order of Military Medical Merit.