Introducing Connor Thomas
U.S. Army Special Operations Team Leader/Operator
Who Is He?
Connor is an Assault Team Leader for the most highly regarded combat unit in the U.S. Army, and the humble recipient of numerous decorations, including five Bronze Stars, one of which is distinguished by the Combat "V", a merit device that honors a valorous and heroic act taken during or to directly support combat with an enemy force.
A Global Authority
Connor has lead and conducted hundreds of real world missions in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom and several other areas of national interest. As Team Leader, Connor has helped his team maintain a 100% mission success rate while hunting the planet's most dangerous men.
Connor is regarded as a global expert in all aspects of Special Operations, including: advanced Close Quarters Battle (CQB) and urban combat; mechanical and explosive entry techniques; tactical surveillance; advanced driving techniques; military freefall and underwater infiltration tactics, techniques and procedures.
Prior to becoming an assault team leader, Connor was a member of the most lethal and highly decorated 75th Ranger Regiment, where he was deployed as a Reconnaissance Team Leader in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
As a Ranger reconnaissance team leader, Connor was responsible for the training, management, supervision, development and leadership of a specially selected Reconnaissance and Surveillance Team. This special combat unit was tasked with the execution of high-risk missions for the Ranger Regiment.
As a young man Connor deployed with the 82nd Airborne in support of operation Desert Shield / Desert Storm while assigned to the 3rd Brigade, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment.
When Connor is not deployed with his team, you can find him interacting with Shooter gamers here at Special Operations Forces Studios.