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just got word that my son broke his leg today down at Parris Island. wow was just getting used to him being there.  I know no details which is just killing me.  my husband is on the phone trying to get information...feeling helpless

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Comment by DebH on August 23, 2013 at 9:40pm

thank you for the prayers and thoughts!!

Comment by Tim-n-Tink on August 23, 2013 at 1:01pm

I am so sorry about this.  I know your son is devastated.  Prayers for him! 

Comment by kandb on August 23, 2013 at 11:01am


My prayer are with you, your husband and son.  God Bless you

Comment by mbmsmom (Beth) on August 23, 2013 at 12:42am


Comment by wellspoon1 on August 22, 2013 at 8:28pm

thoughts for all of you this evening...

Donald in Philly

Comment by DebH on August 22, 2013 at 7:45pm

Thank you Donna

Comment by DebH on August 22, 2013 at 7:03pm

this wbsite is a blessing. Thanks for the info and support...apparently he was reprimanded for us calling to find out what was going on.  My husband is retired Army and felt the need to press on!

Comment by DebH on August 22, 2013 at 6:13pm

new information...I actually got to talk to him!! he fractured his femoral neck and will be in the MRP for abt 6 weeks.  He sounded good.  thanks for the info on the MRP

Comment by 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM on August 22, 2013 at 5:25pm

Oh, DebH, I'm so sorry to hear that.  What a shock to a Mom's system let alone to your son.

Here's some info on the Medical Rehab Platoon (MRP)

and our Illness & Injury group:

I'm alerting Donna, our mod for that group, to your post, too.

With pride in and prayers for all who serve our country,

Sandy (1~sandyr)

Director:  Online Support Services

VPMM of Brian

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