After graduating from high school, Eric enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, entering June 26, 1990, and receiving his honorable discharge June 25, 1994. He then obtained his bachelor’s degree in agriculture and animal science from the School of the Ozarks near Branson. He furthered his education with the University of Phoenix, obtaining his master’s degree in business administration. On Sept. 28, 2004, he enlisted in the U.S. Army, retiring as a captain, Dec. 23, 2014. Eric was proud to have defended our country in the Gulf War, in deployment to Afghanistan, Kuwait, Jordan and Iraq, and he received many awards. He was honored to have received a Bronze Star Medal. He was currently a member and senior vice commander of V.F.W. Post 2482 in St. Clair. After his retirement from the military, Eric formed Jezierski Livestock LLC, and was raising Brahma cattle.Team Capt Eric Jezierski proudly walks/runs in Eric’s honor on October 12, 2019.
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