Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. Kyler J. Colgrove
February 12, 2014
Name: Sgt. Kyler J. Colgrove, team leader, 2nd Squadron, Company A, 53rd Signal Battalion, Fort Detrick, Md.
Hometown: Galena, Kan.
Joined the Army: August 2009
Basic Training Location: Fort Benning, Ga.
MOS: 25S1C -- satellite systems network coordinator
Education: 105 hours toward a bachelor's degree in computer science
Marital Status: Married
Activities/Hobbies: Reading, playing and watching sports, and spending time with family
Favorite movie: Star Wars
Favorite TV show: The Ultimate Fighter
Favorite band: Breaking Benjamin
Favorite thing about the Army: Those who put in extra effort reap the benefits of a job well done
What I've learned being a Soldier: Leadership, teamwork and communication skills
What inspires you to be a Soldier: To serve my country and do something above and beyond a normal job