In Memory Of The Major …


My grandson Daniel, and grandnephew Nigel are 18 years old and have both been in JROTC at their high school for the last three to four years.  Nigel was Corp Commander (the highest student position of their program) this last year, and graduated Thursday night.  Last week, my daughter (Daniel's mother) gave the following tribute to the …

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Of Growing Up a Military Brat


It was 1965 and the end of our time at Vandenberg Air Force Base after eight years. I was fourteen years old and in the last semester of 9th grade.  My whole life was consumed with my friends, school, teen club dances, movies, roller skating, boyfriends, and (non-coed) sleep overs.  My social circle was, as is normal for most kids, fairly tight …

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