David Bradford Jr. serves as a sergeant in the United States Army.
After graduation from Payson High School in 1994, he left for basic training at Fort Leonard Hood in Missouri. He has served at Fort Campbell, Ky., Fort Shafter, Hawaii, Fort Carson, Colo., and is now serving in Germany.
Bradford is in the Medical Corps as a medical equipment technician.
He is the son of Cindy and Dave Bradford, and the brother of Debbie Bradford, all of Payson. His family writes, "David is a wonderful son and a great brother. We are all very proud of him and love him very much."