Roberts Ridge 0115Z. Kevin “Scrappy” Vances official Statement
Interview of SSgt Kevin Vance 25 March 2002
My name is Kevin Donell Vance. In June, I will have been in the United States Air Force for eight years. I hold the rank of Staff Sergeant. I am currently married with two children, ages four and two. I was born on 3 September 1976 and am currently 25 years old. My SSN is XXX-XX-XXXX
I entered into the USAF eleven days after graduating from high school. I went to open general basic training. I was not sure which career path to take until I was asked to try out to be a tactical air control party [TACP] from a TACP recruiter. I was one of the few who tried out and was chosen.
I went to technical school in Florida for fourteen weeks...Read More