We’re back! Deavon and I go right into discussing our recent life changes that led to us being off the air and how they led us to recording yet again. We dive into the idea that our transition out of the military was almost a decade ago at this point and looking back it seems […]
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A little late in sharing this story, but I’m happy I got to tell it. I got to serve next to amazing Americans who all on their own volition drove and flew down to Texas to help in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. I’m truly honored that I got to join the teams from Mountain […]
What is says on the tin, plus some tangents.
In this episode I’m joined by two veterans: 1) Nate Boyer, a US Army veteran and Special Forces soldier followed a path through football, playing for the Texas Longhorns and then a single pre-season game with the Seattle Seahawks, and 2) Denver Morris, a fellow Marine infantry veteran from 2/7 and Program Coordinator for the […]
Our guest today is Army veteran Dan Helmer. Dan began his Army career at West Point and after receiving his commission was assigned to the 4th Infantry Division, 1st Battalion 68th Armor Regiment, right after they had just invaded Iraq. A lot of his service story will come up early in the interview so I […]
This week’s Medal of Honor citation reading was suggested by Veteranology listener and recent guest Jeff Fowler. All our citations will be read from the Congressional Medal of Honor Society website, CMOHS.org. Today’s Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty as commanding officer of […]
Today’s guest is Jeff Fowler, a Marine veteran, machine gunner, and former squad leader from 2/7 Weapons Company. Jeff wanted to share some valuable insights on our VA education benefits with the Veteranology audience, as well as speak about his own challenges and triumphs after leaving the Marine Corps for a new path. Jeff currently […]
We are proud to announce our newest weekly segment here at Veteranology, Medal of Honor Monday. We will work to read one citation each week to not just inspire you to charge your own hills but to make sure these stories or heroism and duty continue to be heard. All our citation will be read […]
Deavon and Jay form up in the studio and discuss Father’s Day and what it means to them. Deavon shares his memories of becoming a father, 10 days after his EAS date. Going even further Deavon gives us his take on being both a father and a step-father, along with what it’s like sharing a […]
Today’s episode marks Veteranology’s first Friday Formation, where Marine Veteran Deavon Black and I break down topics that affect veterans, and share our own stories in dealing with those topics and specific situations. This is our Memorial Day ’17 episode and we went into it with a few topics we were hoping to hit, mainly […]