I Come From a Military Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    My Dad is a retired officer.

    He has never really been a part of the family. He pretty much does his own thing and doesn't really have a relationship with his children (or grandchildren). He only associates with those who 'have it all together', but pretends the 'broken' ones don't even exist. He has...
    dukelostboy25 dukelostboy25
    31-35, M
    Jun 14, 2014

    Some years ago I was medically DQ'd from

    joining the military cause of health conditions. My gf was happy cause it would mean I stay safe state side. I've learned to get over it and move on for the most part. But there are still times when I look at my ****** jobs that I have worked at/currently work in , and get...
    crazyboi24 crazyboi24
    26-30, M
    Dec 3, 2014

    Family Tradition

    My fathers family was all in the military.The men of course.My dad was in the air force my uncles were in the army.My uncle D was in during the Korean war.He would refuse to talk about anything that happened.My uncle R was in during the Vietnam war.How he came back made me feel...
    widow2709 widow2709
    41-45, F
    May 5, 2009

    My father and grandfather were military.

    I have been educated with values and respect!
    laurasya laurasya
    41-45, F
    Apr 29, 2014
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