Sergeant Christian Elliott was born in Richmond, Indiana, and completed the High School equivalency exam in Greenwood, Indiana.
He joined the Army in 2016 and completed Infantry One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia. He was assigned to the USAMU and the Shotgun section in May, 2016 as an International Skeet team member.
Elliott graduated from the following military schools or courses: Infantry One Station Unit Training, U.S. Army Basic Leadership Course, and U.S. Army Airborne School.
His military awards include: Global War on Terrorism Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Two U.S. Army Achievement Medals, Two Army Commendation Medals, Army Good Conduct Medal, and Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon.
His military schools include: Infantry One Station Unit Training, U.S. Army Basic Leadership Course, U.S. Army Airborne School, and German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge with Gold achievement.