Tag: Nathan

Nathan Bruckenthal’s mile

Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan B. Bruckenthal always went in for the active approach. In high school he was a volunteer firefighter and spoke of either making that his profession or becoming a police officer. “He would come to almost all the (fire) calls that he could,” said Michael Gabbianelli, a friend and fellow volunteer…


Soldier Story: Nathan S. Barnes

Each day, we will randomly highlight one service member’s life, and include links and stories. We choose to never forget, and this is our way, before the run, to remember our fallen service members. Nathan S. Barnes, who loved hiking, camping and hunting, didn”t like to stay still. He ran cross country and was always…