Rank: Spec 4
Hometown: El Dorado Springs, MO
Wartime Locations: Iraq (Balad, Samarra, Taji)
Wartime Service Dates: 2004-2005 & 2007-2009
Major Battles: 2ND Trip to iraq
Unit: 25th Infantry Div.
Significant Accomplishments: Ryan volunteered when the opportunity arose, to take the EMS course and upon completion, received the status of EMT
Medals: Combat Infantryman's Badge, Expert Infantryman's Badge, Army Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Kosovo Campaign Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Wheeled Driver's Badge, Track Driver's Badge, Valorous Unit Award