Stephen Stasevich is a First Regiment Tactical Officer in the U.S. Army. Stasevich joined the army 20 years ago, after finishing high school. Watching the television coverage of the Operation Desert Storm of the Gulf War, Stasevich decided that he wanted to serve his country. He also needed a way to pay for college. Originally from Michigan, Stasevich is attending New York's Veterans' Day Parade for the first time.