Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Spc. Jay B. Ruiz
December 26, 2012
Name: Spc. Jay B. Ruiz, military police, Company A, 49th Missile Defense Battalion, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Fort Greely, Alaska
Hometown: Citrus Springs, Fla.
Joined the Army: March 2001
Basic Training Location: Fort Leonardwood, Mo.
MOS: 31B -- military police
Marital Status: Married
Activities/Hobbies: Gamer!!! Hanging out with family
Favorite movie: Barry Gorden's The Last Dragon
Favorite TV show: Community
Favorite band: Journey and the Eagles
Favorite thing about the Army: The places you get to see!!!
What I've learned being a Soldier: Be on time, in uniform, and have the tools to do the mission
What inspires you to be a Soldier: The men and women who served before me