After leaving college to enlist in the army, Devin Reagan participated in the invasion of Iraq in 2003. He was 20. In 2006 he completed Special Forces training. He speaks Arabic, Kurdish Sorani, and Spanish and was Special Forces liaison to the Kurdish regional government. SFC Reagan has served four combat rotations in Iraq and two tours in Northwestern Africa and has been awarded three Bronze Stars. He retired from active duty and this past spring earned his masters in international security at Georgetown University’s foreign service school. Full disclosure, we met when he began dating my daughter, Sophie. Update: they’re engaged.
PERSON: T. E. Lawrence – Lawrence of Arabia
PLACE: baggage pickup point, Camp MacKall
THING: the beard