Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested & Written By BethMaj. Dick Winters 92 years old from Hershey, Pennsylvania Company E, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division January 21, 1918 – January 2, 2011Maj. Richard "Dick" Winters passed away a couple of weeks ago and Beth has written a wonderful piece honoring his service and his life.Some of the awards ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918 (amended by act of July 25, 1963), takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Sergeant Keith Dewayne Andrews, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action during the ground assault of Operation DESERT STORM. Sergeant Andrews showed ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By CindyJohn "Jack" Agnew (Right) 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne DivisionJohn "Jack" Agnew, one of the original members of an Army unit that operated behind enemy lines in World War II and is often credited with having loosely inspired the movie "The Dirty Dozen", has died at age 88.Agnew ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This Week's Post Is Via Gazing At The FlagPFC Thomas Lowell Tucker 24 years old from Madras, Oregon B Company, 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division June 16, 2006Flag Gazer has a great post up on the dedication of the PFC Thomas Tucker memorial.These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their ...continue reading