Burgesses, police officers and volunteer fire fighters have added to the structure and orderliness of local government.Churches and various societies have heightened our awareness of something larger than the individual self or even our own community and to be grateful for our prosperity and generous in efforts to reach out to others in the name of that which is greater than us.We were finally able to get a moving company to come into the area, pack us out, and take our household goods to San Diego.
Our son has since retired and they plan on remaining in Montana.They have spent time in Europe, England, and Okinawa, collectively. Our daughter was stationed near Ramstein AFB for several years and we have ties there, also. My last five years with the Navy was working in the International Training Office at Fleet Training Center, Naval Station, San Diego.Lumber, furniture, and brick industries have enhanced the financial acumen of our area.Local merchants, restaurants, and banks have contributed to the commercial success of our community.You can send email to the persons below by clicking on their name.
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After graduation, I moved to California for several years, worked and attended college part time, drafted in army for 2 years, discharged in 1965, then back to California until '96 and moved back to Mobile. I started going to ranches in Wyoming and Montana in 1995 and have been going every year since. Shirley also served 3 years in the Air Force with the 3rd weather squadron at Offutt AFB, Nebraska.
After the army I went to Southwest Technical school for Drafting and Design for two years. I left Vigor in the fall of 1957 and went into the Marines.