Ronald Swain (Ron) - Handmade By Heroes

Ronald Swain (Ron)

September 03, 2015 2 Comments

Ron Swain
Hometown: Memphis, TN
Name / Alias:
 Ronald Swain (Ron)
MOS: 13F
Unit: 166AR 1BCT 4ID
Rank: SSG
Deployment Zone: Iraq
Time Served: 6 Years, Army & USMC

Why I joined the Military: Joining the Military was a lot like joining a family business. My great grandfather, grand father, father and 3 of my brothers served our great nation in combat. The Marines and Army were truly a perfect fit for me. 

Life changing event: Jan 18th 2009 is the day my life changed forever. My friend and mentor SSG Roberto Andrade was killed while on a combat patrol in Iraq. I never lost a friend or soldier in combat and truly felt like a failure as a soldier and friend. Roberto is a true hero and I think of him everyday. 

Why I Joined Handmade By Heroes: Joining Handmade By Heroes was the perfect fit for me. Having issues in the corporate world with communication and my combat related injuries really didn't fit. It always seemed that I was speaking a foreign language. 
Here at HBH my language or lingo is understood loud and clear. It's a blessing for me and my family that i'm apart of this great group of Veterans. 

Message to customers... 
The hard work and attention to detail that was apart of y career in the military, is going to transfer over to the bracelet you purchase. I gave 100% for my country and i'll give 100% when I make your bracelet . Proud to serve my country and proud to serve you, our awesome customer. 
Thank you for supporting your Veterans.


2 Responses

Bridget Fritts
Bridget Fritts

November 22, 2015

There are not enough words so just Thank You

Gary Albritton
Gary Albritton

November 12, 2015

Ron, Welcome home Brother. I too am a 4th Inf veteran. 1/22nd. Vietnam. Thank you for your service.

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