"Probably one of the difficult parts of having a Marine stationed far away from home is missing their presence at certain holidays.
I can't say whether or not your Marine will get leave for this holiday. Liberty and leave is always a command…"
"My son just arrive at his PDS the beginning of November. Will he have to work Friday after Thanksgiving? Now that he is back on the west coast it would be nice for him to come home for a weekend. Leave Thurs. and return Sun? I understand he…"
"Our communication with our son seems to be only email when he is on the Rushmore but when he gets to port he has been able to skype, sometimes just the audio works. Or he seems able to message us via Facebook but his FaceTime hasn't worked…"
"I am glad to see she has a good sense of humor! My son is on the Essex. He is working in the chow hall for the first month. At first I was thinking maybe they knew each other but then realized they were on different ships. Oh well. :) I am just now…"
"To John4th, and other marine parents
Looking forward to get a call from daughter on USS rushmore. We sent care package delivered prior to deployment but was never picked up from post office. Was forwarded to her and hope she received hers when your…"
I have friend requested you. My son is in Delta Co.platoon 1075. If you could send me the other pictures I would appreciate it. Thank you so much for the one you posted. We having fun trying to locate which one is my son. So far we have four different guesses.
John, I have friend requested you. My son is in platoon 1075 delta co. If you have more pictures please send them my way. I really appreciate you sending them. You just made a lot of parents day. Congrats to you and your son!!!!
Hi John4th :) Glad to have you here with us at MFN. Thank you for your kind words and thank you for your service for our country. Not everyone chooses to do so and it's servicemen & women like you who keep us safe. Again welcome!
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