This is our Son-in-Law. He is in the Unites States Marine Corp. His name is Cpl Christopher T. Short and is stationed in Jacksonville, North Carolina at Camp Lejeune.
He is in the 2nd Radio Battalion there. He is 21 yrs old and to be 22, June 24th. He joined the Marine Corp 3 1/2 yrs ago in which he enlisted for 4 yrs. He is in either Kuwait or Iraq now. He left home on January 13, 2003 on the USS BATTAAN. Chris and my daughter Alicia got married on August 24th, 2001. They both met in High School here in Kentucky at Ryle High School. In this picture I am sending you is when they both came out to our home in Burlington, Ky to visit. In which Alicia was pregnant. She has since then gaven birth to their son on June 25th, 2002 his name is Christopher T. Short Jr.
Alicia,my husband and I have been sending Chris care packages for him and the other guys along with him. We have sent 4 to 5 shipments to them already.
We love Chris so much and miss him as well.... and he is "OUR HERO". Thank You so very for putting up these men & woman's picture who are out there fighting for our country and our freedom. Again Thank You,