March 2018 Student of the Month
By Senior Airman Randall Moose, 17th Training Wing Public Affairs
/ Published April 10, 2018
GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --
Pfc. Dodge Hellonen, Marine Corps Detachment at Goodfellow trainee, is the Goodfellow Student of the Month Spotlight for March, a series highlighting exceptional airmen, soldiers, sailors and marines.
17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?
It was a lot of things. My parents were in the Army. The military is something I have always been around and once I got towards the end of high school, the military was a natural step for me. The Marines called me first and I wanted to be part of the best.
What has been the most impactful moment in your career so far?
Receiving my Eagle Globe and Anchor, awarded towards the end of our basic training.
What are your hobbies?
I enjoy guns, working out and computers.
What do you want to accomplish during your time here at Goodfellow Air Force Base?
I plan to go up for the Marine of the Quarter board in the next few weeks.