Mr. Nguyen was born and raised in Vietnam. He served in the Vietnamese Air Force for 25 years. His final rank before retirement was Master Sargent E9. He moved to the United States in 1992. He lived in California and New Mexico, then finally settling in Houston in 2014. He moved here with his wife, son and daughter. Mr. Nguyen worked in different jobs after moving to the United States. He worked in security and shipping. He is a devout Catholic and listens to mass daily on his radio.
He enjoys playing Bingo and Dominoes with other residents. Mr. Nguyen always greets you with a smile and is even happy to help his fellow residents.