SSG Bruley is a native of La Crosse and an avid listener of 95.7 the Rock. He is retiring from the Reserves on June 11th.
SSG Bruley has over 28 years of military experience. He began his career as a Navy Corpsman. After several years he transitioned to the Army as a 68W - Line Medic for Field Artillery, Mechanized and Light Infantry Units. He then became a 68C(Practical Nurse).
SSG Bruley has done missions in Germany, Spain, England, Bosnia, Benin, Australia, Guam, and Timor Leste. He currently serves in the 7212th Medical Support Unit in Rochester, Minnesota. He also teaches soldiers as an X-Ray technology instructor at Fort McCoy.
Thank you, Staff Sergeant Bruley for your bravery and service to our great country. Enjoy retirement!!!!
Richard enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1960. After basic, he went to Maryland for fuel & electrical system training. From there, he went to Fort Hood, TX to join the 1st Armor Division, before spending time in Laos and Hawaii.
After his time in the Army, he was honorably discharged, ranked Special 4th Class.
Richard has been happily married for 53 years and has five children; one of whom joined the U.S. Navy in 1983 and spent eleven years serving our country.
Thank you, Richard...for your bravery, dedication, and service to our country!!!!
95.7 The Rock would like to recognize our April Veteran of the Month, Chief Warrant Officer 3 Nick Grob from Richland Center.
Nick graduated basic training and advanced individual training in 1991 after high school, and joined the 389th Engineers of the United States Army Reserves.
He has deployed to Afghanistan & Kuwait, with the 829th Engineers. Nick is currently serving on his 4th deployment in Kuwait with the 215th Engineers.
He has been serving in the Wisconsin National Guard and US Army Reserves for 26 years, and has been a member of the Richland Center Fire Department for over 20 years
Thanks to Chief Warrant Officer 3, Nick Grob, for his bravery and service to our great country. When he returns from Kuwait, we'll have a care package from Bubba's Meats to welcome him home!