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Airman 1st Class Matthew Gray, 86th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, shares his story at the storytellers’ event May 10 on Ramstein. Gray spoke about his transition from having a tough childhood to becoming an Airman. The storytellers’ event gave Airmen the opportunity to come together and share their stories.

One Airman’s journey to a brighter future

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Trevor Rhynes
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

As a teenager, Airman 1st Class Michael Gray, 86th Security Forces Squadron patrolman, had to support himself. Gray had to pay for everything from the clothes on his back to the food he ate and even his grades.

Gray owed more money to his parents than he actually had, so at times he had to go without food in order to pay his debts.

June 20, 2013 ×