Assistant Professor of Military Science
First Lieutenant Danyal K. Bakhsh
1LT Bakhsh was born in Islamabad, Pakistan, in January of 1993. He moved to the United States in 2001 when he was 8 years old. He grew up in Crofton, Maryland along with his three sisters.
ILT Bakhsh commissioned from Bowie State University in May 2015 as a Second Lieutenant. Following completion of Military Police Basic Officer Course at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, 1LT Bakhsh was assigned to the 91st Military Police Battalion at Fort Drum, New York. 1LT Bakhsh served as the Platoon Leader for the 543D Military Police Company, and the 23D Military Police Company. Upon successfully finishing his time as the Platoon Leader, 1LT Bakhsh was assigned to the 227th Military Police Detachment where he served as the Special Reaction Team (SRT) OIC. Following the completion of his assignment as the Special Reaction Team OIC, 1LT Bakhsh served as the Executive Officer for the 511TH Military Police Company.
1LT Bakhsh’s awards include the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal, One Oak Leaf Cluster Bronze, the National Defense Service Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Medal, the Army Service Ribbon and the Air Assault Badge.