Five Minutes With… an operation vacation soldier |

Five Minutes With… an operation vacation soldier

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Name: Todd M. Bennett

Age: 31

Place of birth: Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan

Branch of the military: Army

Family: Wife, Mandy, she is 30. We have four kids, two girls Jordan, 9, Montana, 4, and two boys, Dakota, 8, Troy, 2.

When did you join the Army? August 21, 2001

Why did you join the Army? Just to change up work from road construction.

Where have you been deployed? Iraq.

What was your favorite place you’ve been stationed? Fort Carson, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

What do you like to do in your spare time? I like to go hunting and fishing.

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? I can’t really remember.

Best piece of advice you’ve ever received: Live life to the fullest.

What’s your most memorable military experience? My deployment to Iraq.

What are you looking forward to doing while in Glenwood Springs? Just having fun with and spending time with my family.

What are your future plans in the military? To keep going up the stepping stone.

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