Frank and Veronica Kotkoskie celebrate their 68th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows where they met, at Horsham Air Guard Station, Horsham, Pa. Frank served at former the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station during the Korean War.
Since 1775, it has been the mission of the United States Navy to protect the seas, defend commerce and engage enemies who would threaten our safety, wherever they may be. There is another, often silent, battle, however, one being fought within our own ranks that too often goes unnoticed. This month, Sailors around the world […]
For some Sailors, it’s a deeply meaningful religious experience. For others, the echo over the intercom, “Tattoo, tattoo.” Stand by for evening prayer,” is simply a sign that another day at sea has passed, and that they’re that much closer to going home.
U.S. Army Capt. Christina Regule, battalion chaplain assigned to Allied Forces North Battalion, U.S. Army NATO Brigade, watches a presentation about the Holocaust during a special Holocaust Remembrance Day observance April 12, 2019, at SHAPE, Belgium. (U.S. Army photo by Pierre-Etienne Courtejoie)
Eight years into their marriage, JoAnn Ortloff, a petty officer first class at the time, and her husband were happy.
Chief of Navy Chaplains, Rear Admiral Margaret Grun Kibben
Although Burkhardt is the new face of the 21st Century Sailor Office, she has served the Navy for 28 years now, and like many service members she knows someone who had considered ending their life.
190425-N-TB148-0052 BUSAN, Republic of Korea (April 25, 2019) The official party (from left): Cmdr. Santiago Rodriguez, command chaplain assigned to Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea (CNFK); Rear Adm. Michael E. Boyle, commander, CNFK; U.S. Army Gen. Robert B. Abrams, commander, U.S. Forces Korea; Vice Adm. Phillip Sawyer, commander, U.S. 7th Fleet; and Rear Adm. Michael […]
Maj. Claude Kisuka, Dallas, Texas and Republic of Congo native, brigade chaplain for 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division/ROK-US Combined Division, gives a thumbs-up during a training exercise, Camp Casey, Republic of Korea, April 24. Kisuka visited Soldiers during the exercise. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Daniel Parker)
Soldiers from the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard); The U.S. Army Band, “Pershing’s Own”, and The 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Caisson Platoon, conduct military funeral honors with funeral escort for U.S. Army Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Frank Brett in Section 2 of Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, April 24, 2019. Frank […]