Check out these ideas for creating a "Deployment Wall" and including fun, lighthearted activities to get through deployment!
Here you can find tips for Care Packages that will give your far-off loved one a taste of home. Find out what to pack, how to pack, and how to maneuver around the rules of mailing packages. Let us know what has worked for you, and what you find inspiring and helpful!
Military kids possess the courage and strength that surpasses some adults. Growing up with a deployed parent and PCS moves are just a few of the challenges our Military kids face fearlessly. Check out all the information, tips, and advice below that will help you help your little one grow up healthy and happy.
On 9/29/13, five soldiers from Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan, all AL National Guard soldiers with the 226th MEB reenlisted for a collective 27 years. They took the oath in the skies over Kabul Province, where they are currently deployed. Capt. Joe Farley, Garrison Access Control OIC, administered the reenlistment oath for Spc. Stephanie Buitron, Sgt. 1st Class Heath Harrison, Spc. William Bernos, Sgt. John Travis & Spc. Justin Mizell. (DVIDS photo by Staff Sgt. Sandra Lucas. Used with permission.)