Branch: TN National Guard
Years of Service: August 28, 1968 August 27, 1970
Served in the infantry Viet Nam February 1969-1970, Trained at Ft. Campbell, KY and Ft. Lewis, WA. Awarded the purple heart, medal of valor, and the medal of valor with oak leaf. Was injured when a mortar round blew up on his foot in the middle of an attack by the Viet Cong during the night. Last seven months he served at Ft. Carson, CO.