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Chris Kyle

AKA Christopher Scott Kyle

Born: 8-Apr-1974
Birthplace: Odessa, TX
Died: 2-Feb-2013
Location of death: Erath County, TX
Cause of death: Murder
Remains: Buried, Texas State Cemetery, Austin, TX

Gender: Male
Religion: Christian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Subject of American Sniper

Military service: USMC (SEAL Team 3, 1999-2009)

Father: Wayne Kenneth Kyle
Mother: Deby Lynn Mercer
Brother: Jeff Kyle (b. 25-Jan-1978)
Wife: Taya Kyle (b. 4-Sep-1974, m. 2002)
Son: Colton
Daughter: McKenna

    High School: Midlothian High School, Midlothian, TX (1992)
    University: Tarleton State University (attended 1992-94)

    Battery Steamboat Springs, CO (arrested)
    Driving While Intoxicated Dallas, TX (5-Mar-2010), charge dismissed
    Defamation sued by Jesse Ventura (2012)
    Shot: Battle three times
    Plane Crash helicopter (two times)
    Bronze Star five times, with valor
    National Defense Service Medal
    Navy Commendation Medal
    Presidential Unit Citation
    Silver Star twice
    Died Intestate
    Risk Factors: Depression, Alcoholism

Author of books:
American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History (2012, memoir)

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