Sgt. Eric G. Blohm serves as a mechanic for Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Space Battalion is Colorado Springs, Colo.

Name: Sgt. Eric G. Blohm, mechanic, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Space Battalion, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Age: 32

Hometown: Chicago, Ill.

Joined the Army: October 2006

Basic Training Location: Fort Jackson, S.C.

MOS: 91B20 -- Light wheel vehicle mechanic

Education: Oakton Community College and DeVry University

Marital Status: Married

Children: Two

Activities/Hobbies: Racquetball, working on my project muscle car

Favorite movie: The Matrix

Favorite TV show: N/A

Favorite band: 10 Years

Favorite thing about the Army: Camaraderie and professionalism of my brothers and sisters

What I've learned being a Soldier: This nation was built in no small part by the dedication and sacrifice of others

What inspires you to be a Soldier: The greatness of our nation and the safety of our families

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