A 17-year-old Forest Wines enlisted in the Army because he didn’t want to stay home in Oroville, where he was born and raised.
He and his friend decided to go to the Army recruiting station to learn about the military and ended up as part of the Army.
Wines attained the rank of sergeant and his specialty while in the military was transportation.
He repaired vehicles and drove trucks.
He traveled around the world and was stationed in Germany for…