Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. Markus P. Bell
By Sgt. Benjamin Crane (100th Missile Defense Brigade)April 3, 2013
Name: Sgt. Markus P. Bell, student at the Ground-based Midcourse Defense Operator Course, 100th Missile Defense Brigade (Colorado Army National Guard), U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
Joined the Army: July 2007
Basic Training Location: Fort Sill, Okla.
MOS: 14J -- air defense C41 tactical operations center enhanced operator maintainer
Education: Some college
Marital Status: Married
Children: One daughter
Activities/Hobbies: Sports and grilling
Favorite movie: Kingdom of Heaven
Favorite TV show: Falling Skies
Favorite band: Rage Against the Machine
Favorite thing about the Army: Not having to pick out work outfits
What I've learned being a Soldier: Discipline
What inspires you to be a Soldier: Love of my country