Rodney served 20 years in the infantry as an 11C Mortar Man of the United States Army, retiring honorably as a Staff Sergeant. He served 4 (1 year) tours in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. His duty stations were Fort Drum, NY, Fort Stewart, GA and Joint Base Lewis in McChord, WA. Sergeant Martin fought in the Fallujah Battle and the Battle of Baghdad. Rodney is loved and admired deeply by his family. Martin Pride.