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Kevin Tillman

Born: Jan 24, 1978

Birthplace: San Jose

Nationality: United States

Kevin Tillman

Date of Birth : Jan 24, 1978
Birth Place : San Jose

Kevin Tillman is an American anti–Iraq War activist, a former U.S. Army soldier and former Minor League Baseball second baseman. In 2002, Tillman left the Cleveland Indians organization after the September 11 attacks to enlist in the United States Army. With his older brother, former National Football League star Pat Tillman, he completed the Ranger Indoctrination Program in 2002, and they were both assigned to 2nd Battalion—75th Ranger Regiment. Kevin and Pat Tillman were deployed to the Middle East together as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. In 2004, Pat was killed in combat while in Spera, Afghanistan by friendly fire.

Parents


  • Mary Tillman
  • Patrick Tillman Sr.

Awards Won


  • Arthur Ashe Courage Award
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