Schaefer
John "Jack" R. Schaefer works as the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command command sergeant major's aide. He joined the Army in 1998.

Name: Staff Sgt. John "Jack" R. Schaefer, command sergeant major's enlisted aide, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.

Age: 39

Hometown: Nassau, N.Y.

Joined the Army: August 1998

Basic Training Location: Fort Jackson, S.C.

MOS: 25S -- Satellite communication system operator maintainer

Education: Some college

Marital Status: Married

Children: Two, boy and a girl

Activities/Hobbies: Whatever my children's hobbies are, guitar, baseball, and skiing

Favorite movie: My Blue Heaven and Swingers

Favorite TV show: Game of Thrones

Favorite band: Aerosmith

Favorite thing about the Army: Traveling and seeing things I would never have seen outside of the Army

What I've learned being a Soldier: Leadership and camaraderie like nowhere else I've seen

What inspires you to be a Soldier: My father and my children

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