13 May '18, 11pm

Citizen #Airmen give a tribute to military moms for #MothersDay. @TXMilitary @USNationalguard

Citizen #Airmen give a tribute to military moms for #MothersDay. @TXMilitary @USNationalguard

FORT WORTH, Texas - Mother's Day is a holiday that is celebrated in one way or another in many countries around the world. On the second Sunday in May, Americans celebrate by giving their mothers flowers, cards and various other gifts. While motherhood itself can be a full-time job, some mothers make the choice to also serve in the United States Air Force. These women juggle the trials of parenting with the responsibility of maintaining operations, coping with deployment tempos and upholding the core values: integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do. There are almost 2 million children around the world with military parents. Of those 2 million, Charissa Menken, a student flight trainee with the 136th Airlift Wing, grew up around the Texas Air National Guard and will soon be serving alongside her mother at the wing. "As a family, we all supported her...

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