Col. William "Cory" Youmans
Hometown: Winter Springs
Branch of service: Army
Military job: Commander of the 375th TRANSCOM Group
Relatives: Wife, Julie Youmans of Winter Springs; daughter, Jennifer Youmans of Tampa; son, C.J. Youmans of Tallahassee; brothers, Bob Youmans of Apopka, Chip Youmans of Whitesboro, N.Y.; sister, Chris Allen of Michigan City, Ind.
About Youmans: He has served 26 years in the Army and is commanding a group of 5,000 servicemen and women in Kuwait in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.