*This is the unabridged version of an article I wrote for the Wingspan newspaper. The published version can be found here in the July 13 edition. As… Read more “Corpus Christi veteran keeps fighting”
*This particular article is dear to my heart. I decided to write about my cousin, Jeff Gavlik, mostly because I wanted to and can, but also because… Read more “Veteran Marine supports the force through second career”
Joe Harmon is the senior naval science instructor at Tuloso-Midway High School. He is also a retired Navy lieutenant commander who went through primary flight training at… Read more “Navy Veteran leading students at Tuloso-Midway High School”
Tomas “Tom” Rendon, a Robstown, Texas native, spent three years serving in the U.S. Army from 1967-1970, before being medically retired. He enlisted in the Army in… Read more “Wounded in Vietnam, South Texas native marches on helping others in need”
Eliseo “Al” Cantu, Jr., is a leader within the Texas Veterans community. He served for 20 years in the United States Army and since has given even… Read more “Corpus Christi Vietnam Veteran leads Veterans across Texas”
I am sharing my military veteran series from the Wingspan newspaper through WordPress now. If you enjoy the series, feel free to share the stories or comment your own. Thank you for reading.
I retired from the Army after 20 years on active duty the beginning of this month, Sept. 1. I had been on leave since early July. In… Read more “Welcome to the VA”