In Service

Michael D. Duncan
Michael D. Duncan

Age: 18

Rank: Private

Branch of service: Army

Hometown: Modesto

High school: Elliott High, Class of 2007

Specialty: Combat medic

Currently serving in: Iskandariyah, Iraq

Family: Parents, Kevin and Trina Duncan of Modesto.

Of note: Duncan joined the Army upon finishing high school. He is on his first tour serving with the 3rd Infantry Division. He received a promotion and recognition for leadership skills while at boot camp at Fort Benning, Ga. He said he believes he has a calling to serve as a medic in order to make sure others are able to come home from the war.

The Bee invites local families to submit information and a photo of their relative serving in the Middle East. Send to:

Pat Machado

P.O. Box 5256

Modesto, CA 95352

or e-mail to: