Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Clayton Blunt.

Clayton served in the Marine Corps Infantry from 2007 to 2011.

He went on combat deployments to Garmsir and Marjah, Afghanistan, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

He recently completed his bachelor’s degree and currently works as an insurance and financial services representative at State Farm.

Clayton resides in Tennessee with his wife and one-year-old daughter.

Thank you for your service, Clayton!

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Published on Oct. 19, 2016

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