Wednesday’s Hero

This Post Was Suggested By Michael Capt. Emil Kapaun 35 years old from Pilsen, Kansas 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry April 20, 1916 - May 23, 1951 Not only is Emil Joseph Kapaun to be awarded the Medal Of Honor on April 11 for his actions while a POW in North Korea in 1951, he's also being considered for Sainthood by the Catholic church. While being … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested And Written By Brat Sgt. Patrick Tainsh 33 years old from Oceanside, California Troop E, 2nd Squadron, 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment February 11, 2004 Five years ago today, Sgt. Patrick Tainsh sacrificed all as the mounted unit he was part of was hit by an IED in Baghdad. He was posthumously awarded the Bronze and … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Deb Capt. Ed Freeman Company A, 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) While reading the info on Cpt. Freeman, I found that I couldn't have put it better than this. These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives so that others may enjoy the freedoms we get to enjoy … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

Spc. Kenneth W. Haines 25 years old from Fulton, New York 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery, 3rd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division December 3, 2006 Spc. Kenneth Haines joined the United States Army in September 2000 as a fire support specialist and had been assigned to his unit for just over three years. He deployed to Iraq in October of 2006. During … [Read more...]