Greetings from Iowa! Son is class of 2015

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  1. Carolyn Frakes

    Carolyn Frakes New Member

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    My son will be attending West Point in June . . . just looking for other Iowa moms!
     
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    patentesq Parent

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    Welcome!!
     
  3. bergmom

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    Another Iowa Mom

    Hi Iowa Mom...I also am sending a son off to a service academy this summer, he is headed to USNA! Congrats and Good Luck to your son...I think we have a wild ride ahead!
     
  4. flieger83

    flieger83 Super Moderator Moderator

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    You ALL do!!! :thumb:

    It will be SCARY, EXCITING, FUN, MISERABLE, etc...etc...

    And you're going to LOVE it especially when you watch your cadet/midshipmen toss their hat in the air at graduation. TRY, I just dare you, TRY to keep a dry eye then!! :rofl:

    Welcome to the forums! PLEASE join us, relate your "trials and tribulations" and share with all...this is a great support network as well!!! And we gain from your experiences and in turn we pass them to the "next" group of newbies! Because you're quickly becoming "old hands" at this! :biggrin:

    Steve
    USAFA ALO
    USAFA '83
     
  5. lovethenavy

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    Welcome. We are right across the border of Iowa in South Dakota. My son is at USNA, but his two classmates from highschool went to West Point and love it there. I hope you have a great experience. Where in Iowa are you from? My husband and I live in SD but work in Iowa.
     

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