Danny joined the army at 17, serving in The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards (SCOTS DG). He'd served just over 6 years when he was medically Discharged in February 2016.
When he returned home from Afghanistan he thought his war was over, but his war was just about to begin!
Almost immediately, he was diagnosed with Stage 2 Testicular Cancer which had already spread to his lymph nodes. A few months later he was diagnosed with PTSD; At that time, he was 21.