Midshipman Answers the Call

“With an appointment to the United States Naval Academy, Andrew Hunt seemed to have his plans set for at least the next nine years, maybe more.

He’d spend four years at the academy in Annapolis, Md., then five more as a commissioned officer in the Navy. After that, he’d either become career military, just as his father, John, was for 34 years in the Air Force, or parlay his Naval experience into a rewarding career. Either way, it seemed that he would fulfill the dreams nurtured by tagging along as a young child with his dad to Scott Air Force Base in Mascoutah, Ill.

Except for one thing. Hunt felt a higher calling…”

Read more about Andrew’s story in the article written by Dave Luecking for the St. Louis Review.