SSG Christopher Bender
Hometown: Wendell, N.C.
Unit: 70th Division, infantryman and observer/controller/ trainer
- graduated Davie County High School, Mocksville, N.C., 2005
- graduated Forsyth Technical Community College, Winston-Salem, N.C., 2005
Personal: enjoys snowboarding, crossfit and traveling
- 10 ys service
- deployed to Iraq (2 times) and Afghanistan
- Ranger and Drill Sergeant qualified
- every male in family for several generations has served in the military
- “Serving in the Army has made me grow as a leader and a better civilian to serve my community.”
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