It was the summer of 2009 when Carl Puglis came into our lives as he was in my husband's Army Reserve unit out of Clarksville, Tennessee. Actually he had been deployed with my husband to Iraq in 2005, but Carl was in a different unit than my husband, so they never really knew each other. Over the past few years, I have watched Carl redefine himself after his military career and the one thing I admire about him the most is that he is confident in himself no matter what it is he is doing. I am so thankful to have Captain Carl as a friend and really appreciate all he has done for the United States.
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