By Stephanie Larratt and Adam Kaufman
Jeremy and Renae Hilton were both active duty military when their first child was born 17 years ago with special needs. One of them had to step back from their career to provide full-time care for their daughter, and Jeremy decided it would be him. He left the Navy while Renae continued her Air Force career, making him one of a small but growing number of male military spouses.
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Homefront Dads redefine what it means to be a military spouse
Dads Got This
"I had a Navy mission. Now I have a family mission."
What is YOUR Family Mission?
We are not trying to pull civilian malemilitary spouses "off the mountain" or "into the light."
We are here, if you need us.
You are not alone.