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Gold Star Dads with Shawn Bacon
Episode 4424th January 2022 • Get 2 Vet • Trevor Maxwell
00:00:00 01:01:24

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Are you looking for ways to support gold star families?

This week, Mike and Trevor talk with Shawn Bacon about his experiences as a gold star parent and the support he's received from the active-duty community.

Shawn's son, Chief Petty Officer Jason "JJ" Finan is a Navy EOD Technician who was killed in action while serving alongside his Naval Special Warfare teammates in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.

Connect with Shawn on LinkedIn and learn more about what you can do to support gold star families.

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