Staff SGT Donald Wayne West, Jr., enlisted in the United States Army National Guard on September 11, 2001. As part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, Company A of the 150th Combat Engineers served active duty Aug 29, 2004, until Dec 30, 2005. SSGT West returned to college in January, 2006. He married Lauren Ritchie June 9, 2006, at Seaside, Fla., and they have three children. SSGT West completed military service at Camp Minden, LA on Aug 23, 2009.

Friday, February 04, 2005

Day 23 - Please, Mr. Postman

Wayne sent an email today, with the following heading:
"The moment you've all been waiting for! My new mailing address!"

(Want to send a package? Requests for mailing address will be automatically forwarded to my personal email. Thanks.)