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Bootie Camp

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At last count, the Red Cross had sent 2,217 birth announcements to the men of Operation Desert Shield. While the infants’ mothers (some of them in the service) stay stateside with their newborn, the fathers long for photos of their babies. So here’s looking at you, Dad; enjoy this lovely lineup of some of the little ones waiting to meet you, too.

Sandy Rachel

PFC Loren Leo Pogue, USA



SGT Carlos Jimenez, USA

Carolina, P.R.

Derek Jeffry-Peter

MS3 Robert P. Howard, USN

Carlisle, Pa.

Kevin Michael

SGT Kevin Michael Barrett, USA

Scranton, Pa.

Leslie Thomas

CPT Gary Glenn Morris, USA

Liberty Center, Ohio

Robert John

A1C Todd L. Holman, USAF

Reinbeck, Iowa

Catherine Michelle

Capt. S.D. Fairchild, USAF

Flint, Mich.

Tonya Lynn

HM3 Steven L. Steinbeck, USN

Beaver Dam, Wis.

Andrew James

MAJ James Van Scott, USA

Albany, N.Y.

Myles Richard

SGT Richard R. Woodard, USA

Lithonia, Ga.

Laura Kathren

MAJ Walter S. Fasolak, USA

Quakertown, Pa.

Julie Michelle

Cpl. James Brewster Jr., USMC

Fairland, Okla.

Joseph Daniel

CDR George J. Alter, MC, USN

Olney, Md.

Katherine May

Capt. Michael W. Kennedy, USAF

Washington, D.C.

Elizabeth Marie

CW2 Michael Luis Ortiz, USA

Caguas, P.R.

Krystal Ebony

PN2 Dwayne K. White, USN

Glen Burnie, Md.

Kaitlin Leigh

1LT David M. Hammons, USA

Donna, Texas

Nicholas Lee

Capt. M. W. Mastrangeli, USAF

Virginia Beach, Va.

Emili and Sarah

SPC Curtis Daffern, USA

Tupelo, Okla.

Daniel Keith

CPT Keith W. Beachler, USA

Youngstown, Ohio

Raechel Aubrey

1LT John Alan Hyatt, USA

Albuquerque, N.Mex.

Finoy Jorden

ABF3 Finoy Sular Perkins, USN

Helena, Ark.

Christopher Michael

LCDR J. P. Worrell, MC, USNR

Oklahoma City

Thaddeus Blake

A1C Joel Lee Handlon, USAF


Shawn David

SPC Christopher D.Austin, USA

Las Vegas

Alexis Anne

1LT Frank J. Gonzales, USA

Arvada, Colo.

Jacob Alexander

CPT Paul Breen Gardner, USA


Ryan Scott

2LT Allen Dale Soukup, USA

San Antonio

Jeremy Michael

SSG Andre Stroud, USA

Rock Hill, S.C.

Elizabeth Keeley

1LT Michael L. Layrisson, USA

Ponchatoula, La.

Conner Michael

Sgt. Steven L. Witcher, USAF

Paulsboro, N.J.

Annie Mae

SSG Gary C. Rader, NDNG

Cando, N.Dak.

Allyson Rene

1LT Daniel Ray Barnett, USA

Willard. Ohio

W. Corey and Anthony J.

AE-3 W. Jerome Parker, USN

Wallace, N.C.

Samuel Beck

SGT Kent Lundquist, UTNG

Salt Lake City


Cpl. Dewayne Nelson, USMC

McGehee, Ark.

Tanner Preston

HM2 Steven H. Lesley, USN

Cheverly, Md.

Clint James

Cpl. Kenneth Graveley, USMC

Helena, Mont.

Carrie Amanda

SPC Daniel R. Cripps, UTNG

Salt Lake City

Alexandria Cassidy

SPC Jack A. Seymour, USA

American Falls, Idaho

Ashlee Danielle

SPC Mark R. Wellman, USA

Nolan, W.Va.

Andrew Maynard

CPT David LeRoy Waters, USA

Washington, N.C.

Shawntel Renee

SGT Steven M. Riley, USAR

Kingwood, W.Va.

Timothy Ryan

Capt. John Quinn, USMC

Wilmington, Del.

Jonah Betterton

Capt. Lewis Lee Wyatt Jr., USAF

Wadley, Ala.

Michael Isaac

SSgt Michael Pratt, USMC

Ann Arbor, Mich.

Christopher James

SGT Richard Berry, UTNG

West Valley City, Utah

Jeremy Samuel

SGT David Paul Wiles, USA

Powhatan Point, Ohio

Joshua and Nathan

SGT Brian Lee Cremeans, USA

Richlands. Va.

Molly Ellen, Capt. Chet McLaughlin, MC, USN, Pittsburgh

Just one more picture, Molly Ellen… Molly Ellen? Ah, a baby’s sigh bids a thousand goodbyes to the weary old world of 1990. So we wish Molly Ellen, her father, Chet, in Saudi Arabia, and all of our readers a restful and peaceful New Year.