Stan Gerding

Dear Grandson: Vietnam, later – bootcamp now

Grandson, before they sent me to Vietnam, they sent me to bootcamp. 

  reading time   Dear Grandson, Before we were marched to the barracks, we were taken to a building where there were pay phones so we could call home to let our folks know we had arrived safe and sound to Great Lakes Naval Training Center. That first night in a ... Read the full article
Stan Gerding

Stan Gerding is a retired veteran after 23 years in the Navy that included a tour of duty in Vietnam as a corpsman, 1968-1969. He has since been the administrator of various healthcare organizations, a high school science teacher, an author, a singer, and is the father of Greg Gerding and grandfather to Jack.