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100812: Military Child Salute

Military Child Salute – Kendall & Gradyn Hackworth
Monday, October 8, 2012

It’s Monday and it’s time for our Military Child of the Week Salute. Today we’re saluting two great kids who’s Daddy is currently serving in Afghanistan with the U.S. Marines.

100812 Military Child Salute - Hackworth Children

100812 Military Child Salute - Hackworth Children (Photo credit: drrus2000)

It’s my honor and privilege to introduce to you today Kendall and Gradyn Hackworth. Their Daddy – Chief Warrant Officer 2 Brandon Hackworth based out of Camp Lejeune, NC – deployed to Afghanistan in April of this year.

When nominating Kendall and Gradyn, their Mommy Sherry wrote;

“Kendall is 5 years old and she’s really grown up while her Daddy is away. In May she graduated from pre-school, finished the spring soccer season and performed in the spring dance recital. In July she turned 5 and in August she started kindergarten. Her Daddy has had to miss all of these important events in her life and she misses him dearly”.

Kendall’s Mommy also told us here at General Sarge HQ that “she’s an awesome big sister to her brother and helps me take care of him”!

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092412: Military Child Salute

Military Child Salute – Peyton Higgins
Monday, September 24, 2012

It’s Monday once again and that means it’s time for our Monday Military Child of the Week Salute!

092412 Military Child Salute - Peyton Higgins

Military Child Salute - Peyton Higgins

Once again today we’re saluting a wonderful little girl we met at the Holiday Bonanza in San Diego in December this past year. We had a super time at the event sponsored by Celebrate the Military Child and met so many wonderful people!

Today please say hello to little Peyton Higgins! Isn’t she a cutie?¬†Peyton visited us with her Daddy, SGT Jason Higgins who’s an Automated Tactical Data Systems Specialist with the U.S. Army. This is a pretty cool job and one I like because it’s used to support infantry and tank units! Since my human-owner is in the infantry, I really like SGT Higgins’ job.

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