Army Veterans in 114th Congress 

Soldiers in the U.S. House and Senate - 114th Congress 

 U.S. Senate

Member Branch Dates of Service Highest Rank
Dan Coats (R-Ind.) Army Corps of Engineers 1966-68 Staff Sgt.
Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) Army 2004-09 Capt.
Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) Army Reserve 1992-01 Capt.
Iowa National Guard 2001-present Lt. Col.
James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.) Army 1957-58 Pfc.
Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) Army Reserve 1968-73 Not Reported
Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) Army Reserve 1965-71 Capt.
Jack Reed (D-R.I.) Army 1971-79 Capt.
Army Reserve 1979-91 Major
Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) Army Reserve 1973-86 Capt.

U.S, House of Representatives 

 

Member

Branch

Dates of Service

Highest Rank

Ralph Abraham (R-La.)

Miss. National Guard

1986-89

1st Lt.

Mark Amodei (R-Nev.)

Army

1983-87

Capt.

Brian Babin (R-Texas)

Texas National Guard

1969-71

Spec.

Army Reserve

1971-75

Spec.

Sanford D. Bishop Jr. (D-Ga.)

Army

1971

Not Reported

G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.)

Army

1968-70

Spec. 4

Mike Coffman (R-Colo.)

Army

1972-74

Spec. 4

Army Reserve

1975-79

Sgt.

K. Michael Conaway (R-Texas)

Army

1970-72

Sgt.

John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.)

Mich. National Guard

1948-50

Not Reported

Army

1950-54

Not Reported

Army Reserve

1954-57

Not Reported

Rick Crawford (R-Ark.)

Army

1985-89

Sgt.

Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.)

Army Reserve

1991-96

Capt.

Ill. National Guard

1996-14

Lt. Col.

John J. Duncan Jr. (R-Tenn.)

Tenn. National Guard & Army Reserve

1970-87

Capt.

Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.)

Army

1969-71

Pvt.

Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii)

Hawaii National Guard

2003-present

Capt.

Chris Gibson (R-N.Y.)

Army

1986-10

Col.

Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)

Army

1978-82

Capt.

Brett Guthrie (R-Ky.)

Army

1987-90

1st Lt.

Army Reserve

1990-02

Capt.

Joe Heck (R-Nev.)

Army Reserve

1991-present

Brig. Gen.

Darrell Issa (R-Calif.)

Army

1970-72

Pvt.

Army

1976-80

Capt.

Army Reserve

1980-88

Capt.

Walter B. Jones (R-N.C.)

N.C. National Guard

1967-71

Not Reported

Trent Kelly (R-Miss.)

Miss. National Guard

1985-present

Col.

Peter T. King (R-N.Y.)

N.Y. National Guard

1968-73

Spec. 5

Steve Knight (R-Calif.)

Army

1985-87

Not Reported

Army Reserve

1987-93

Spec. 4

Steven M. Palazzo (R-Miss.)

Miss. National Guard

1997-present

Sgt.

Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.)

Army

1961

E-5

Army Reserve

1962-67

E-5

Scott Perry (R-Pa.)

Pa. National Guard

1980-present

Colonel (COL, O-6)

Collin C. Peterson (D-Minn.)

Minn. National Guard

1963-69

Staff Sgt.

Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.)

Army

1986-91

Capt.

Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.)

Army

1948-52

Staff Sgt.

Phil Roe (R-Tenn.)

Army Medical Corps

1973-74

Maj.

Harold Rogers (R-Ky.)

Ky. National Guard

1956-57

Not Reported

N.C. National Guard

1957-58

Not Reported

Ky. National Guard

1958-63

Not Reported

Tom Rooney (R-Fla.)

Army

2000-04

Capt.

Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.)

Army

1963-68

Pvt.

Steve Russell (R-Okla.)

Army

1985-06

Lt. Col.

Gregorio Sablan (D-N. Marianas)

Army Reserve

1981-86

Not Reported

Robert C. Scott (D-Va.)

Mass. National Guard

1970-74

Not Reported

Army Reserve

1974-76

Not Reported

Jose E. Serrano (D-N.Y.)

Army Medical Corps

1964-66

Not Reported

John Shimkus (R-Ill.)

Army

1980-86

Capt.

Army Reserve

1986-08

Lt. Col.

Steve Stivers (R-Ohio) #

Ohio Army National Guard

1988-present

Lt. Col.

Mark Takai (D-Hawaii)

Hawaii National Guard

1999-present

Lt. Col.

Mike Thompson (D-Calif.)

Army

1969-73

Sgt.

Tim Walz (D-Minn.)

Neb. National Guard

1981-96

Not Reported

Minn. National Guard

1996-05

Cmd. Sgt. Maj.

Brad Wenstrup (R-Ohio)

Army Reserve Medical Corps

1998-present

Lt. Col.

Edward Whitfield (R-Ky.)

Army Reserve

1967-73

Lt.

Joe Wilson (R-S.C.)

Army Reserve

1972-75

Not Reported

S.C. National Guard

1975-03

Col.

Steve Womack (R-Ark.)

Ark. National Guard

1979-09

Col.

Don Young (R-Alaska)

Army

1955-57

Not Reported

Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.)

Army

2003-07

Not Reported

Army Reserve

2007-present

Maj.