SAN DIEGO (January 5, 2009) - The first baby born in 2009 at Naval Medical Center San Diego was Gavin Jameson Rea. He was born Jan. 1, at 9:15 a.m. PST to Marine Sgt. Nathan and Jessica Rea. Gavin weighed 7 lb. 15 oz. and measured 21 inches in length.
Both mother and father are natives of Bakersfield, CA. Nathan is currently assigned to Marine Wing Support Squadron 372 at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. This is the Rea’s first child. Mother and baby are both doing fine.