Married in 1969.
Four years in the Marine Corps -- 1967-1971
Two tours in Vietnam: Echo Co., 1st Recon Bn. ('67-'68) and H & S Co., 1st M.P. Bn. ('69-'70).
Two daughters: Gretchen Michelle (1969) and Heather Ayn (1972). Both married to Marines.
Three grandchildren: Dominic (1992) and Francesca (1995) to Gretchen. Axel (2007) to Heather.