Army Reserve Command "Best Warriors"

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Sgt. Tran: Combat Nurse, Afghanistan Veteran

Posted by armypao75 on July 8, 2009

tran_croppedA Virginia Beach, Va., Soldier is competing in the Army Reserve’s prestigious “Best Warrior Competition” at Fort McCoy, Wis., 13-17 July.  Sgt. Long Q. Tran is a licensed practical nurse with 48th Combat Support Hospital located at Fort Story, Va.  He is one of only 28 Soldiers in the 206,000-strong Army Reserve selected to compete

Tran served in Afghanistan as a medic and nurse in a combat support hospital; he was awarded the Combat Action Badge.  He has qualified in both Combat Lifesaver and Advance Cardiac Lifesaver

Tran is a 2004 graduate of Oscar Smith High School in Chesapeake, Va., and is currently pursuing a BA in nursing.

Combat Action Badge

Combat Action Badge


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