Larry Jackson presents a Travel Award to Mackenzie Scott.

From: Browntown, WI

High School: Monticello High School

Class: 2019

Branch: Wisconsin Army National Guard

Why I decided to enlist in the military
I really wanted to challenge and better myself. I was not completely sure about what I wanted to go to school for. I really considered what my plans were for after high school and decided to join the military.

Why I chose the Wisconsin Army National Guard
Every male in my family has been in the military. My uncle is also in the National Guard. I also really just wanted to make my family proud.

Basic training location
I went to basic training at Fort Jackson, SC.

Basic training dates

Job in the military
I am currently going through my advanced individual training to become a combat medic.

Family in the military
My grandpa was in the Army. I have an uncle formerly in the Marines, one former Air Force, one former army and an uncle currently in the National Guard.

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