Schools, bases celebrate Month of the Military Child
Last updated 4/14/2021 at Noon
U.S. Department of Defense Secretary Casper Weinberger designated April as Month of the Military Child in 1986. To this day, it presents an important opportunity – especially in places like the Fountain Valley with large military populations – to consider not only the sacrifices that military families make, but also the unusual experiences that they have.
Madilyn Waugh, a student at Fountain Middle School, talked about her experience. Her father, John, enlisted in the U.S. Army during the Desert Shield/Desert Storm period, he and his wife Jackie had two children before he commissioned...