Harry Riley, COL USA Ret, has served our country with 34+ years of military service. Riley is the recipient of the Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star and other awards and badges – including the Combat Infantry Badge, Parachute Badge, and Army Staff Badge. He served over 34 years in the US Army. He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in 1966 after eight years as an enlisted soldier, and promoted to Colonel in 1989. He served in command positions from Detachment through Battalion level and staff assignments from Brigade to Chief of Staff Army level. He served two tours in Viet Nam and did several tours in Germany.
He holds a degree in Political Science from Park College, and has done graduate work at the University of Oklahoma. He is a graduate of the Department of Defense Junior Officer Cryptologic Career Program and of the Army Command and General Staff College.
Currently, he is enjoying a well-deserved retirement with his wife in Florida. He is the founder of the network Patriots for America.