Chris Kyle

American Sniper

Background information

He was born April 8th, 1974. Son of a church deacon. He grew up on a ranch, he loved to hunt deer, and he completed in a number of bronco busting contests. He had a nickname of "Devil of the Ramadi" and his job was to stop the enemy from killing fellow service members!

MILITARY

Seal Team 3

He served four tours in the Iraq war. He was cited for shooting an enemy 2,100 yards away.

Death of the Honored ServiceMan

-Chris Kyle and his friend were killed at the Rough Creek Louge in Texas.

-He was killed on February 2, 2013.

- He was 38 years old when he was shot.