Kerin Baxter Hoffmann ’96 and her husband, Jason, are currently stationed in Bamberg, Germany with the U.S. Army 1st Infantry Division Band. He’s a bass player and Kerin plays the trumpet. They both deployed to Tikrit, Iraq in February, 2004, just six months after getting married. After spending six months together in Iraq, Kerin was brought back to be the rear detachment bugler in Germany while Jason stayed in Iraq, not returning home until February, 2005.
Kerin and Jason in front of one of the many palaces in Tikrit, Iraq, otherwise known as F.O.B. Danger. (F.O.B. means forward operating base. )