Hometown hero: Ryan Davis
Army National Guard Pfc. Ryan S. Davis has deployed to Afghanistan to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Enduring Freedom is the official name given to anti-terrorism military operations involving U.S. troops and allied coalition partners. Reserve component members from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces have been mobilized, activated and deployed along with active duty members to support the war against global terrorism. Mission objectives encompass combating the international terrorist network or regime forces outside the borders of the United States. U.S. troops serve in South and Southwest Asia, Central Asia, the Arabian peninsula, islands in the Pacific, and other countries.
Davis is a bridge crewmember with the 132nd Multi-Role Bridge Company, Redding. He has served two years in the military.
Davis, the son of Scott and Laura Davis of Folsom, is a 2001 graduate of Oak Ridge High School.