By Ann Keyes
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -Timothy Saul Hathcock, of Springfield, has enlisted in the Missouri Army National Guard.
Hathcock will serve with Company D of the Recruit Sustainment Program in Springfield. Through the program he will learn basic Army skills and values and become more familiar with his role as a Soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard.
"I enjoy being able to serve to my state and country," said Hathcock of his commitment to being a Citizen-Soldier.
Hathcock was recruited by Staff Sgt. Michael Rice of the Missouri Army National Guard's Springfield recruiting office. A 1996 graduate of Hillcrest High School and 2008 graduate of Ozarks Technical College, Hathcock has a degree in fire science and serves as a fire captain in Battlefield.
His wife, Rebecca Hathcock, supports Hathcock in his decision to join the Guard.
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