Tag Archives: Parris Island

First African-American Marine Officer – Frederick C. Branch

As we come to the close of Black History month, it is fitting to recognize a pioneer in the integration of our U.S. military with the story of the first African-American Marine Corps Officer, Frederick C. Branch. Branch’s story is an … Continue reading

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Planning a Party Before Your Son or Daughter Leaves for Basic Training or Boot Camp.

I’ll admit it; I do like to gather friends and family together for any occasion…or for no occasion at all, other than to spent time together! Before our son headed off to Basic Training at Lackland AFB in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Entering the Military ….Going off to MEPS (Military Entrance Processing Stations)

Every Tuesday I think about all the young men and women who are about to leave their families and head off to Boot Camp or Basic Training at one of our military installations. I also think and pray for the … Continue reading

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Proud Mom of Two Marines

One of my favorite bloggers, 3 Quarters Today  is the Proud Mom of two Marines . I like all of her postings, but especially enjoy her postings supporting our military and their families. In addition to her writing, she has just … Continue reading

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Keep sending those emails — Check your Write2Them Account Report!

One of the more popular (at least, often used) features of our Write2Them service is the Account Report.  Customers can access the Account Report by signing into their Write2Them account  at http://www.write2them.com and selecting the Account Report option. We developed this … Continue reading

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Five Do’s and Don’t’s When Writing to Someone at Basic Training or Boot Camp

So now your son or daughter, boyfriend or girlfriend, brother, sister or friend has headed off to Basic Training or Boot Camp. These next 8 to 10 weeks, or in the case of Marines 13 weeks will be some of the most challenging … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Write2Them Blog

Welcome to the Write2Them blog! Write2Them is dedicated to improving communication between family members and loved ones around the world by turning email into letters from home. With Write2Them service, you send email and your loved one receives a letter. We want you … Continue reading

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