Pitkin, Blaine

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Ensign Blaine Pitkin, the son of Paul Pitkin of Payson and brother of Wendy Julian of Phoenix, has been in the U.S. Navy for 14 years.

He is currently serving as a deck officer aboard the USS Kearsage in the Persian Gulf.

His wife, Nicole, and their sons, Ronny, 5, and Donny, 2, make their home in Norfolk, Va.

The Kearsage transported about 1,700 U.S. Marines to Iraq for Operation Iraqi Freedom.

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