Lt. Commander Laura (Siegwald) Bradford retired from the Navy in February 2018. She is the third of four generations to serve in the Navy. Her father and grandfather served before her and her son, IT1 (AW) Thane Henderson, is currently stationed in Japan on the USS John S McCain DDG56. Bradford is a Nurse Practitioner and her Naval career took her to Florida, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Maryland, Washington and Bahrain. She is a 1987 graduate of Linden High School.