Mason Atticus Blount graduated from basic training in the Army on Nov 16, 2012 as a Private at Fort Sill, Okla. He graduated AIT Feb 1, 2013 at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., as 88M. He was promoted to PV2 in March, 2013.
Mason is the son of Robert Blount of Cottonwood, and Diana Montoya of Pueblo, CO. He is a graduate of Camp Verde High School, and is currently deployed in Afghanistan.