Please meet the Backbone team.
Colonel Thomas Doman USMCR
(retired 29 years)
Col Doman was responsible for and led over 2,500 men and women during combat operations in Iraq. During that time, Colonel Doman was stationed at Al Asad Air Base which was bombed 14 times and survived a (VBIED) vehicle-borne improvised explosive device - attack at Gate 2 of the base. Colonel Doman was sent to Kuwait for a knee operation to repair injuries sustained @ Al Asad.
Fire team leader in 1st Ranger Battalion. Was sent on 5 deployments with the unit. Conducted hundreds of night time combat missions. Sustained multiple back injuries & a (GSW) Gun Shot Wound to the face. Medically released do to complications of back surgery.