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Welcome Home 1st Lt. Frank C. Broomell of Sicklerville



When:       Saturday, February 25, 2012
Time:        11:15 AM
Where:      1 Amesbury Place
                   Sicklerville, New Jersey  (Winslow Township) 08081

Contact:   David (Yellow Ribbon Club) 609-417-8640
Ana (Mother) 856-889-7942 

Please come out to welcome home 1st Lt. Frank C. Broomell from his deployment in Afghanistan.   

  • Frank was born in Stratford, NJ and grew up in Sicklerville, NJ.
  • Frank graduated at the top of his class from St. Augustine Prep School in 2005 and received a Presidential Scholarship to George Washington University.
  • Frank graduated Cum Laude from George Washington University in 2009.
  • The summer between his Junior and Senior years of college, he attended OCS (Officer Candidate School) in Quantico, Va.
  • After graduating GWU, he was sworn in as an Officer in The USMC on July 3, 2009.
  • Frank attended TBS (The Basic School) in Quantico in 2009.
  • Frank’s MOS is an Officer.
  • Frank is now returning from a 7 month deployment in Afghanistan (Camp Leatherneck – Helmand Province).
  • Grandfather, Alex Mastrando was a Corporal in The U.S. Army and served during the Korean War from 1953 – 1955
  • Cousin Leonard Nester was a Sgt in the Army National Guard and served during Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Mother Anna, Father Frank, Brothers Tom and Jack, and all of Frank’s family eagerly await Frank’s return and hope you are able to join us in the this celebration and make some noise! 

Friends, Family, The Warriors Watch, The Yellow Ribbon Club, The New Jersey State Police, The Winslow Township Police Department, The Winslow Township Fire Department, Winslow Township and others will be on hand to make some noise and welcome home this Hero in Rock Star style. 

Hope to see you there. 

*** Media is welcome to attend***

The Yellow Ribbon Club