Meet our 2014 AVO Hunt Recipient

Steven Janik

Please meet Sgt Eddie Wright

Sgt Wright graduated boot camp in 2001 where he received a Meritorious Mast and was promoted to Lance Corporal and was deployed to Iraq as an asst Team leader for Bravo Co 2nd Platoon.

On April 07, 2004 he was wounded by enemy fire during a combat operation in the Al Anbar Province. This injury cost him both hands.

He spent until July 2005 in Bethesda and Walter Reed hospitals. Eddy then reported to the Martial Arts Center of Excellence where he served as a martial arts instructor of Marine Corp Combatives until he retired in May of 2006.

Sgt Wrights service earned him the following awards and decorations.

The Bronze Star with Combat V
Purple Heart
Good Conduct Medal
Combat Action
National Defense Service Medal
Presidential Unit Citation
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary
Global War on Terrorism
Sea Service Deployment
Meritorious Mast
Certificate of Commendation

Since retirement from active duty Eddie has served as a project manager for Strategic Operations Inc., and in business development and marketing for International Preparedness Associates he currently attends school full time and lives in Conroe, Texas with his lovely wife, Cody and 3 children, Isabelle 12, Keller 8, and Claire 3.

It will be our honor to have Eddie join us on this years hunt.

Thank you,

BossDog & Owner
Staff member
I am excited to meet Sgt Wright and be a small part of this dream hunt with him...


Well-Known Member
Poor guy stuck hunting with a bunch of steel grinders. Well at least he will be laughing. All kidding aside I now he will get a great hunt out at brush ranch without a doubt.