The Republic Party’s representative for Texas’s 2nd congressional district is, Daniel Reed Crenshaw. Born on 14 March 1984 in Aberdeen, United Kingdom, the American politician is a former Navy Seal of the United Stated.
Crenshaw served in the war in Afghanistan on Seal Team 3 after he was commissioned. He reached the rank of lieutenant commander.
Upon completing High School in Bogota, Columbia, Crenshaw returned to America to study at the Tuft University where he obtained a degree in international relations, graduating in 2006.
He served in the military for 10 years before returning to study Public Administration in 2017 at John F. Kennedy School of Government in Harvard University.
In February 2020, Daniel Reed Crenshaw launched a podcast called Hold These Truths which he hosts. He is a Methodist.
How Did Dan Crenshaw Injure His Eye?
Dan Crenshaw on his third deployment to fight in the war in Afghanistan was wounded in action and lost his right eye to an improvised explosive device (IDE).