"History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid" - Gen Eisenhower.
I imagine you feel about like I did when it dawned on me that the Warrant Officer and Senior Chief who worked for me were in Kindergarten when I joined the service and everyone else in the Division hadn't even been born yet. Of course that happened almost 25 years ago. :-)
BZ to your son, and I guess we can now truly call you "the ol'man" !;-})
Ach, and we lose another great LT to the other side. . .Seriously, BZs to all of you. You have a great family tradition. . .