"My son William is in Ship 6 Div 943 and I am SO excited to see other family members here! His sisters and I miss him so very much. Just got the form letter in the mail on Friday so we've been madly addressing letters to send to him. Can't…"
"well he is in ship6 div 943 pir 9-10 yea us. got box form letter with 4 little lines about sitting and standing alot..oh well maybe I'll get a letter or something. its only been a week so i will keep waiting really getting into the navy slogan…"
"Glad to see Nick is doing well! Wow what a difference post BC I with you it is so nice to have that part over with! Z is still doing INDOC and is still in GL hold over ship until he can get more perminent ship... But they talk like classing up for…"
"vickie, have you checked to see if the hotel you are staying at has a list of shuttle services that will take you. we are staying at the comfort inn in waukegan and we ahd talked to the shuttle service that provided the shuttle to PIR about some…"
"we are anxious as everyone is that is waiting for that call to come. Just joking but he better give that I'm a sailor call after all we will have arrived at great lakes. again just kidding. i think i need a rita when we get there. gotta have…"
My name is Tasha, Zack's Dad Randy and I have been married for almost 20 years. Together we have 2 children, Z and a daughter who's 15. We live in a small town in Kansas. And my husband and I both work in Law Enforcement. Zack is now a sailor in A school GL.
I am here to support or represent my:
Stage of (Sailor’s) Navy Career?
In the NROTC program
When I heard “Navy,” I:
Was concerned or afraid
Through this Navy experience, I now believe:
It was positive and maturing. Our relationship has grown stronger.
The weekend went by so fast that I am still trying to decompress from it all. But it was great to see him. When they came marching into drill hall, I got chills and started crying. And then was able to pick him out in his division, and again, the tears. The ceremony was patriotic, made me very proud to be an American. But selfishly, I was ready for it to end so I could run out there and give him a hug. And what did I do when I first saw him face to face? Yes, I cried !