Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Chief Warrant Officer Two Edward Julius Goodloe Jr.
February 24, 2010
Name: Chief Warrant Officer Two Edward Julius Goodloe Jr., Community Based Warrior in Transition Unit-Alabama and attached to G4 (Transportation), U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Huntsville, Ala.
Hometown: Cherokee, Ala.
Joined the Army: November 1994
Route to Commission: Attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, S.C.; commissioned as warrant officer at Fort Rucker, Ala. July 2005
MOS: 915A - unit maintenance technician
Education: Two years college
Marital Status: Married
Children: Stephanie, 7, and Edward, 3
Activities/Hobbies: Reading, chess, playing with my kids, and working out
Favorite movie: Star Wars, A Soldiers Story, Ninja Scroll
Favorite TV show: 24, White Collar
Favorite band: Prince, Eagles, Michael Jackson, Jay-Z
Favorite thing about the Army: I like working with people from all over the world and seeing different countries
What I've learned being a Soldier: You can learn something from everyone - from the lowest private to the highest officer
What inspires you to be a Soldier: To make a difference