Category: Soldier Stories

Captain Joseph House Foundation

Meeting Betsy Schultz today was wonderful. She recently started a not-for-profit, Captain Joseph House Foundation, in honor of her own son, Capt. Joseph William Schultz, who was killed in action May 29, 2011. The Foundation provides a unique service, a respite/retreat opportunity for families to heal and rebuild. Captain Joseph House is a 1910 craftsman…

Music from Afghanistan

Received this from a friend of Zac Charles, who is a US Medic serving in Afghanistan. Wanted to share his acoustic music. Post by Jaimee Edwards: Attn: Supporters of soldiers, veterans & families- Listen 2 this song, “Until I Get Home”: “Like” his Fan Page:​Support-US-Army-Medic-Zac-Char​les/208394285864633?ref=hnav. If you’d like to enter a contest giveaway…..

Paul E. Dumont, Jr. video

Slideshow of the life of Spc. Paul E. Dumont. Facebook honor page for Paul:

Article about Lt. Mark Daily nominated

Amongst Vanity Fair’s competition for top journalism accounts of the decade, 2000-2009 is Christopher Hitchens’s “A Death in the Family” (November 2007). Read the article (click above), or read the nomination article.

MCLB renames kennel after Cpl. Dustin Lee

Albany, GA – MCLB in Albany, GA renamed it’s K-9 kennel after Cpl. Dustin Jerome Lee this past Friday, March 19th, 2010. Parent’s Rachel and Jerome were present for the unveiling ceremony, and have adopted Dustin’s K-9, Lex, after Lex was wounded in Iraq. This is the first time the Marine Corps has allowed this…