Loving — but Leaving — the Military

Recorded September 23, 2019 Archived September 23, 2019 02:11 minutes
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Retired Colonel Denise Baken enlisted in the Army in 1975 , following in her father’s military footsteps. She’d go on to serve for nearly three decades.

At StoryCorps, Denise told her children — Richard and Christian Yingling — about her military career, and just how closely her father’s service mirrored her own.


  • Christian Yingling
  • Richard Yingling
  • Denise Baken

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