Spc. Brandon Muske was born in Brenham, Texas, and graduated from Brenham High School in 2013. He attended Jacksonville State University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance in April 2017. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in May 2017 and was assigned to the USAMU International Team as a shooter/instructor.
Muske had a distinguished shooting career before joining the Army. He was a three time All American (2014-2017) and two time conference champion (2014-2015) with the Jacksonville State University rifle team.
His military schools include: Distinguished Honor Graduate, AIT Transportation Management (2017).
His military awards include: the Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and a German Proficiency Badge.