- Category : 1973-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Split - Small (20,41,48,49)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Planning 2
American military, a graduate of West Point Academy in 1996, stationed at Fort Sill, KS. He died 10/12/1996 after being struck by a hit and run car while walking along the street with friends who were also hit and injured, about 02:00 AM as they were leaving a restaurant. Michelle C. Hiss, 31, was arrested and charged with manslaughter.
Outgoing and witty, Gunning had dreamed of going to West Point from the time he was a kid. He entered the military academy the fall of 1992. He played hockey, the last two years on the varsity team, tutored classmates and made the dean's list himself. After graduating in June 1996 as a second lieutenant, he reported to Fort Sill for field artillery training. He was scheduled to head for Germany for his first assignment in December. He was survived by his parents and one brother.