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.

Sunday, February 13, 2005

Day 32 - Honoring SPC Robert Allen McNail

Internet connections were suspended the last several days out of respect for the family of SPC Robert Allen McNail, who served as a member of Bravo Company, 150th Engineer Batallion.

The McCormicks join other members of the 150th sharing our prayers for the families of SPC McNail and SFC Cooley, two soldiers who gave their ultimate sacrifice last week. Posted by Hello