SGT Colten Harms, Reserve

Current Location:

  Fort Riley, Kansas

Military Occupational Specialty (MOS)/Current Occupation:


WTU of Recovery:

  Warrior Transition Battalion, Fort Riley, Kansas


  Britt, Iowa


  Not Specified


  Archery, Discus, Shot Put

Injury or Illness:

  Meniscus Tear in left knee

Sgt. Colten Harms was born November 16, 1988 in Mason City, Iowa and grew up in Kanahwa and Britt, Iowa. He graduated High School in 2007 from Britt, West Hancock High School. Harms attended Waldorf College for two years while being a member both the football and wrestling team. After enlisting in the Army in the fall of 2009, Harms went to Basic Training in Fort Sill, Oklahoma.

Harms has served one year in Fort Benning, GA while working at the Conus Replacement Center from 2010 to 2011 while serving with the 875th Replacement Company from Fort Dodge, Iowa. in 2014, Harms served as a Team Leader while deployed with the 415th Military Police Detachment in Bagram, Afghanistan. While in Afghanistan, Harms injured his left knee, tearing his meniscus. He is now recovering from surgery at the Warrior Transition Battalion in Fort Riley, Kansas.

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Year Event Results


DoD Warrior Games Gold Team Compound (Archery)
Gold Men’s Shot Put Standing 6.0 (Field)
Gold Men’s Discus Throw Standing 6.0 (Field)
Bronze Individual Compound (Archery)