Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by MichaelTech Sgt. Charles Coolidge 92 years old from Chattanooga, Tennessee 3rd Battalion, 141st Infantry Regiment, 36th Infantry DivisionTech Sgt. Charles Coolidge was born in 1921 in Tennessee, where he still live and works in the family business. In 2006 he was awarded the Légion d'honneur by officials of the French ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Sgt. Greg N. Riewer 30 years old from Frazee, Minnesota 2nd Combined Arms Battalion, 136th Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division March 23, 2007Sgt. Greg N. Riewer, 28, of Frazee, was killed while on patrol March 23, 2007 in Fallujah with soldiers from the Bemidji-based Company A, 2nd Battalion, 136th Infantry, when his vehicle was ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Sgt. Richard W. O'Neill 82 years old from New York, New York Company D, 165th Infantry, 42d Division August 28, 1898 - April 09, 1982The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Richard William O'Neill, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 30 July 1918, ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Pvt. Nathan Z. Thacker 18 years old from Greenbrier, Arkansas 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division October 12, 2007Pvt. Nathan Z. Thacker had only been in the country for two weeks before his death, according to the soldier's father, Stephen Thacker.Thacker's father said his son felt a duty to ...continue reading