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King 5 Evening

Veteran-owned DuPont brewery features taproom, barbershop, tattoo studio

F.O.B. Brewing Co. was founded by an Army veteran and is designed to honor those who serve.

Author: Kim Holcomb, King 5 Evening

Published: 6:00 PM PDT August 6, 2019


King 5 New Day NW

Former soldier turned entrepreneur opens taproom geared towards enlisted personnel

A former sheriff's deputy and US Army soldier has found a new calling, and he's sharing his passion with servicemembers, veterans, and civilians alike.

Author: Su Ring, Rachael Heistuman

Published: 8:43 AM PDT August 2, 2018


King 5 News

Veteran's brewery in South Sound benefits fellow veterans

An Army veteran employing other veterans at his South Sound brewery hopes to open breweries at every military base in the U.S.

Author: Drew Mikkelsen

Published: 3:41 PM PDT July 30, 2018

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Lakewood Patch

Army Vet's JBLM Brew Pub Brings Taste To The Base

While serving overseas in Afghanistan, Jared Wharton realized what he wanted to do: brew great beer for military personnel.

By Neal McNamara , Patch Staff | Jul 23, 2018


Sip Northwest

4 Questions with Jared Wharton of Forward Operating Base Brewing Co.

By Marguerite Cleveland |

April 23, 2018


Northwest Military

A veteran-owned brewery with a mission

Crafting cold brews as bold, courageous and honorable as the men and women in the military

By Jackie Fender on November 22, 2017


The News Tribune

DuPont gets its first brewery and it’s military themed

By Sue Kidd, November 03, 2017