Derek and Jason Atwaters | Audio by WRVO staff, video by Kate Szrom

Jason Atwaters is 10 years old. His dad, 2LT Derek Atwaters has been active in the Army as a mechanic for 18 years. Jason’s mom is a chemical officer, active for 14 years. She is currently in school in Missouri for chemical training; Jason and Derek live in Oswego. Jason asks his dad if his view of the service changed after he was born. More stories>>>