Hometown: Scammon, KS
Wartime Locations: Iraq
Wartime Service Dates: Oct.19, 1999 - Sept.29, 2003
Major Battles: Operation Iraqi Freedom
Unit: USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) R-Div.
Significant Accomplishments: Danny on several occasions was awarded medals and citations for his dedication and in more than one situation was responsible for rescuing fellow shipmates in distress from hazardous and fire situations. He was a Damage Control Technician and Craftsman rating becoming qualified as Welder/Fireman and a pyrotechnics specialist.
Medals: 3 Sea Service Deployment Ribbons, 3 Overseas Service Ribbons, The National Defense Service Medal, The Armed FOrces Expeditionary Medal and the Meritorious Service Medal.