Wednesday’s Hero

 On Saturday, August 6th, a CH-47 Chinook helicopter was shot down over Wardak province, Afghanistan killing 30 United States servicemen. It was the largest single day loss of life since the war began. Killed were:U.S. NavyLt. Cmdr. (SEAL) Jonas B. Kelsall, 32, of Shreveport, La.Special Warfare Operator Master Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Warrant Officer John W. Hermann (Pictured Right) 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st MLGA Marine warrant officer received the Silver Star on July 15 during a short ceremony in Afghanistan. On Feb. 26, 2008, then-Staff Sgt. John W. Hermann, an explosive ordnance disposal technician, accompanied a team with Company B, 1st Marine Special Operations ...continue reading


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