Don't forget about the Army husbands - "I'm a stay at home dad raising four beautiful children. I am the proud spouse of an Army Lieutenant Colonel. I do my best to keep up with the kids and all of their activities. I enjoy playing the bass and the occasional bass guitar building project."
Military Spouse magazine picked Jeremy Hilton as the 2012 Military Spouse of the Year -- the first male chosen since the magazine began bestowing the honor, on behalf of the nation's 1.1 million military spouses, in 2008. Jeremy got the nod for his work in advocating for military family members with disabilities, while being a stay-at-home dad to two kids: 9-year-old Katie, who has severe disabilities, and 2-year-old Jack. (DOD photo.)
Everett Lopez is a male military spouse whose ranks account for just 7 percent of all military spouses. Check out this article to hear the rest of Everett's story. Do you think male mil. spouses face more hurdles than female spouses? Tell us what you think.
I Was a Male War Bride is a 1949 comedy film directed by Howard Hawks and starring Cary Grant and Ann Sheridan. This film was based on I was an Alien Spouse of Female Military Personnel Enroute to the United States Under Public Law 271 of the Congress, a biography of Henri Rochard, a Belgian who married an American nurse.
Eldonna Lewis Fernandez , co author of the award winning Heart of a Military Woman which is a compilation of stories by, for and about military women, is also a contributing author in Heart of a Woman in Business, inspirational stories for women in business.