Wednesday’s Hero

Staff Sgt. April Welch
Staff Sgt. April Welch
U.S. Air Force

Staff Sgt. April Welch wraps the head of a simulated victim during a Major Accident Response Exercise July 24, 2013, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The purpose of the MARE was to test the response of the base’s and the city of Jacksonville’s first responders. Welch is a medical technician assigned to the 19th Aerospace Medicine Squadron.

Photo courtesy U.S. Air Force taken by Airman 1st Class Cliffton Dolezal

These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them Hero.
Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look

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  1. It’s great to see a female hero being showcased today!

  2. She looks like an amazing woman! And, you’re right about people not knowing where to look when it come to heroes, they exist and they fight for our country everyday.

  3. I love that you featured a women today!

  4. It was nice to see a woman showcased this week and I salute her service.

  5. I’m grateful for great heroes like April!

  6. thanks for sharing this great hero with all of us

  7. Thank you for sharing this, i like the photo and the fact that it has this unusual touch with the woman in control…

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