“We Poured Our Heart and Soul Into that Country”
It’s Veterans Week so I’m sharing favorite posts from the past.
“One year later I am still going at it. I am First Sergeant of a Field Artillery Battery. What a wild ride, What a great opportunity.”
Debbie’s Story, 2014:
Welcome to Veterans Week here at BPS! Every day I will introduce a fellow Veteran and share her story of military service.
Debbie and I are childhood friends, the same-aged daughters of two very close friends, our mothers. Debbie herself is now a mother and grandmother living in Colorado, working as an eCommere Operations Manager for a major IT company and enjoying hiking, volunteering and traveling. Debbie is also a Veteran.
Here is her story:
When did you enlist in the Army? Where were you living and why did you join?
I joined in 1988 in Monroe, Michigan. I was a senior in high school – I joined the Delayed Entry Program in January and shipped off to Basic Training in July after high school graduation.
I was a bit of a tomboy growing up with my brother and my cousins. I grew up running through corn…
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