FROM THE FIELD

On the ground with US Marines in Guatemala

Greetings, I’m writing from Los Olivos, Guatemala where Spirit of America is supporting US Marines on SOUTHCOM’s Beyond the Horizon (BTH) mission. BTH is an annual training program that develops US and partner nation’s ability to deliver assistance in times of crisis and provide tangible benefits to the people of Guatemala. The US Marines are … Continued

D-Day, my dad, citizens serving the nation

Greetings, Tomorrow is the 75th Anniversary of D-Day – the beginning of the Allied invasion of Normandy and the turning point in the liberation of Europe in World War II. My father was part of the invasion at Utah Beach. He decided to enlist in the Navy after the attack on Pearl Harbor and became … Continued

Memorial Day, remembering the fallen

Greetings, On Memorial Day we gather as a nation to honor and remember the men and women of the United States who died in the pursuit of freedom and peace. Our fallen warriors sacrificed to establish and preserve America as the primary beacon of hope, liberty, and freedom for all of humanity. As citizens of … Continued