Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. William Edward Adams 31 years old from Kansas City, MO A/227 Assault Helicopter Company, 52nd Aviation Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division June 16, 1939 - May 25, 1971The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Major William Edward ...continue reading

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