Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know 1st Lt. Saif Al-Din Vazquez
August 7, 2013
Name: 1st Lt. Saif Al-Din Vazquez, executive officer, A Company, 53rd Signal Battalion, Space Forces Standards and Evaluation Section, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Fort Detrick, Md.
Hometown: Prince George, Va.
Joined the Army: December 2010
Route to Commission: ROTC, Virginia Military Institute
MOS: 25A -- signal officer
Education: Bachelor of Science in international studies/politics
Marital Status: Single
Activities/Hobbies: Drawing, exercising, video games, music
Favorite movie: Gladiator
Favorite TV show: N/A
Favorite band: Iron Maiden
Favorite thing about the Army: Being part of a team
What I've learned being a Soldier: Through hard work, things will always work out
What inspires you to be a Soldier: Serving one's country