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Larry Rendall Brock, Jr. biography: 13 things about retired Air Force officer from Dallas, Texas

Larry Rendall Brock, Jr., Katya Wallery Brock

Larry Rendall Brock, Jr., Katya Wallery Brock

Larry Rendall Brock, Jr. is a white man from Texas, United States. Here are 13 more things about him:

  1. He lives in Dallas, Texas. (a)
  2. He is married to Katya Wallery Brock. (b)
  3. He and Katya have three children. (a)
  4. In 1989, he graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado, USA. He was attached to the 706th Fighter Squadron. (a)
  5. As an Air Force officer, he served in Afghanistan. He also served in Iraq in a non-combat capacity. (a)
  6. He is a lieutenant colonel. His military nickname is Torch. (a)
  7. For his service in the Air Force, he received three Meritorious Service Medals, three Aerial Achievement Medal and six Air Medals. (a)
  8. At the attacks on September 11, 2001, he was reactivated. (c)
  9. In 2014, he retired from the Air Force. He went on to work for Hillwood Airways, a private aviation company in Fort Worth, Texas. (a)
  10. On January 6, 2021, he was one of the Donald Trump supporters who breached the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., USA. They disrupted a joint session of Congress to certify the vote of the Electoral College and affirm Joe Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential election. Getty Images photographer Win McNamee captured a photo of him inside the Senate Chamber wearing a tactical gear and a combat helmet while holding zip ties. (a)
  11. On January 9, 2021, he explained why he was in the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. He told Ronan Farrow, “The President asked for his supporters to be there to attend and I felt like it was important because of how much I love this country, to actually be there.” (a)
  12. On January 10, 2021, he was arrested in Texas. He was charged with one count of knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority and one count of violent entry and disorderly conduct on the U.S. Capitol grounds. (d) He was 53 when he was arrested. (b)
  13. Represented by Brook Antonio II, he was in a light green jumpsuit and a mask and with shackles at his hands and feet when he appeared in court in Texas on January 14, 2021. Assistant U.S. attorney Jay Weimer accused him of intending to take hostages during the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6, 2021. Magistrate Judge Jeffrey L. Cureton said he would release him to home confinement and ordered him to surrender any firearms. (c) 

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4 replies »

  1. He violated his oath as an airman and officer by actively supporting sedition. He needs to be recalled to active duty to face court-martial for his actions

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