Hometown: Pittsburg, KS
Wartime Locations: Baghdad Iraq
Wartime Service Dates: 2005-2006
Unit: 127th FA
Significant Accomplishments: Rudy was named "Battalion Hero of the Week" for the 519th MP. For saving injured Iraqi civilians.
Medals: Bronze Star,2 Army Accomodation Medals,1 Danish Accomodation Medal,2 Navy Achivement Medals,War on Terrorism Medal, Iraqi Freedom Medal,Enduring Freedom Medal,Presidental Unit Citation,Good Conduct Medal,National Defense Medal