Share Your Story

Here you’ll find stories and photos shared by other veterans. If you have a photo to share from your time away or your time back home, send it to us. Be sure to include your name, where you live and a description of the moment captured in the photo.

Johnathan Guerreo and family

Johnathan Guerreo

TOLEDO, Ohio -One Toledo dad almost missed out on the birth of his son because his job keeps him out of town. But it’s not your usual job Johnathan Guerreo was told he’d be traveling for work in January and … Continue reading

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Military families

‘Shared Sacrifice’: Brandon Carius to run 100 miles for military families, Fisher House

U.S. Army Infantry Officer Brandon Carius will run the Western States 100-mile Endurance Run in Squaw Valley, Calif. in the name of the Fisher House Foundation. Continue reading

Awarded-Flag-from-Mount-Suribachi-on-Iwo-jima

Mike Perusich

While serving in the US Air Force 1963 to 1967, I spent 1 year on Iwo Jima AFB 1964 /65 . I was awarded the flag from the famous Marine Monument on Mt Suribachi for airman of the last quarter … Continue reading

aspen skier

Joel Hunt, Arvada, CO

I joined the army in 1998 motivated to make the service a 20 year career. On June 17, 2005, during my third Iraq combat deployment in as many years, I was injured by a road-side blast that left me with … Continue reading

MAJ Hirchey 026x

Gregory J. Hirschey

My name is Gregory J. Hirschey, MAJ, 84th EOD BN stationed at Fort Riley, KS. I am currently deployed in Afghanistan. Continue reading

DennisBrunnerCUpicx

Dennis Brunner

This photo was taken the night before I flew home after my first deployment to Iraq in 2006. Continue reading

sebastian garcia

Sebastian Garcia

This is a picture of my friends and I in Marjah, Afghanistan, in September of 2010 during the end of our deployment.
Continue reading