Master Sergeant Donald A. Wyant
Master Sergeant Donald A. Wyant entered the Army on 23 June 2005 and completed One Station Unit Training at Ft. Knox, KY as a 19D Cavalry Scout. His military education includes Airborne School, Pathfinder School, Air Assault School, Military Free Fall School, United States Army Ranger School, Reconnaissance Surveillance Leader's Course, Army Basic Instructor Course, Tactics Certification Course, Combat Life Saver Course, Basic Leader's Course, Advanced Leader's Course, Maneuver Senior Leader's Course, Master Leader’s Course, and Master Resiliency Training Course.
MSG Wyant's duty assignments and positions include Fort Bragg, North Carolina (1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment); Schofield Barracks, Hawaii (3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment); Fort Benning, Georgia (4th Ranger Training Battalion); Fort Campbell, Kentucky (1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment). He has held every position from Scout to Reconnaissance Instructor, and Scout Platoon Sergeant. His deployments and combat operations include two deployments to Operation Iraqi Freedom, one deployment to Operation Enduring Freedom, and one deployment to Operation Inherent Resolve. MSG Wyant is currently a Military Science Instructor at Troy University in Troy, Alabama. MSG Wyant currently serves as the MSIII Instructor and Ranger Challenge Team Coach.
MSG Wyant's awards, decorations, and badges include: the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal (1) Silver Oak Leaf Cluster and (C) Device, the Army Achievement Medal (2) Oak Leaf Cluster, Valorous Unit Award (1) Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Unit Citation (2) Oak Leaf Cluster, the Army Good Conduct Medal (5) Knots, the National Defense Service Medal, the Afghanistan Campaign Medal (2) Bronze Campaign Star, the Iraqi Campaign Medal (3) Bronze Campaign Star, the Global War On Terrorism Service Medal, the NCO Professional Development Ribbon (Numeral 4), the Army Service Ribbon, the Overseas Service Ribbon (Numeral 5), the NATO Medal; the Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal (1) Bronze Campaign Star, the Combat Action Badge, Ranger Tab, Parachutist Badge, Pathfinder Badge, Military Free Fall Badge, Air Assault Badge, and Australian Parachutist Wings .
MSG Wyant is currently married to Brittany Wyant. Their daughter Blake Wyant is currently 2.5 years old.