US Mountain Ranger Association

Promoting fellowship & brotherhood among US Army Rangers
Sid Brookshire

Major Sid Brookshire was born on September 11, 1970. He spent his early years in Springfield, Missouri and graduated from Southwest Missouri State University. He received a commission through the SMSU ROTC program.

He was an Army Ranger. His assignments with the United States Army included; 1-506th Infantry at Camp Greaves, Korea; 2-11 ACR at Ft Irwin, California; IOAC at Ft Benning, Ga; 5th Ranger Training Battalion in Dahlonega, Ga; 3-327 Infantry Regiment in Ft Campbell, Ky.

In the spring of 2006 he earned a Masters Degree from the War College in Newport RI. Sid was reassigned to FT Stewart, Ga in July 2006 where he was assigned as the S-3 officer for the Desert Rogues of 1-64 Armor Battalion. In May 2007 he deployed with 1-64 Armor in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom V. He made the ultimate sacrifice for the United States of America on June 20, 2007 while on patrol in Baghdad, Iraq.

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