Anjuynia (not her real name): Anjuynia is a student at the University of Texas at Dallas in Richardson, Texas and the primary author of Some Gave All. She is currently studying Psychology as well as Emerging Media & Communications, in the hopes of starting a career working with Active Duty and Veterans with PTSD.
SGM. James (not his real name): James is currently employed by the Department of Defense and a member of the U.S. Army Reserves. He originally enlisted in 1988 and has been deployed in Operation Desert Storm as well as Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom with the 101st Airborne Division and as recently as June of 2014 with the 24th MI.
MAJ. Dallas (not his real name): Dallas joined the United States Army in 2001 at 17 years old and obtained his Bachelor’s of Science in Military History from the US Military Academy, West Point in 2005. He is an army ranger and master parachutist, having served on 7 deployments culminating in over 4 years of in country combat with both Airborne and Cavalry divisions.
1SG. Christian E. Morrison: Christian is a Transportation/Logistics Analyst under the Joint Interagency Training and Education Center as well as Company First Sergeant in the West Virginia Army National Guard. He previously served in the United States Marine Corps with the 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion, Delta Company from 1997-2001.
MM1(SS). Bubblehead (not his real name): Bubblehead is a veteran of the United States Navy having served from 1998 until 2008. A Chemistry/Bio-chemistry major, Bubblehead served aboard submarines for six tours including his last deployment in 2008.
SFC. Roy (not his real name): Roy recently retired from his assignment as a cable systems installer-maintainer with the United States Army. He enlisted in 1996 and served on 3 deployments to Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Roy served over 20 years in the Army including 15 years with the 82nd Airborne Division from 1996-2010.
SGT. Com (not his real name): Com is a Veteran of the U.S. Army, having served between 1991 & 1997. He deployed to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait during Operation Desert Storm with the 529th Forward Support Battalion before transferring to the 197th Infantry Brigade.
FC3 Otter (not his real name): Otter joined the U.S. Navy in 2012 and is currently serving on his first deployment in 5th Fleet sailing through 7th and starting back in 3rd as part of Operation Inherent Resolve.