Trenton Eisch displays his Travel Award Commitment aboard the USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7).

From: New Glarus, WI

High School: New Glarus High School

Class: 2016

Branch: United States Navy

Why I decided to enlist in the military
I’ve always wanted to since I was a kid.

Why I chose the Navy
My father worked on navy engines so I decided to go with the Navy.

Basic training location
Great Lakes, Illinois

Basic training dates
Left on 08/10/2016

Family in the military
I am the first!

Where I am currently stationed
Jacksonville, Florida

My job title
Aviation Support Equipment Technician

Kind of work I do
I work on engines

What I like most about being in the military
Meeting new people from all over an traveling.

What I like most about where I am stationed
Being in the water and warm weather

What I look forward to the most about coming home
Seeing family


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