Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. Gen. Frederick Corbin Blesse 91 years old from Melbourne, FL August 22, 1921 - October 31, 2012 General Blesse was born in Colon, Panama Canal Zone in 1921. His father was a brigadier general in the Medical Corps of the U.S. Army, retiring in 1953. General Blesse graduated from American High School, Manila, the Philippine Islands in April 1939. He … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. Britt Reed Maj. Britt Reed reads a Dr. Seuss book to children during a celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday at Fort Rucker Primary School March 2. Photo Courtesy U.S. Army Taken By Angela Williams These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them Hero. Those Who … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

Sgt. John Batemon B-Company 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, 111th Military Intelligence Brigade Sgt. John Batemon, B-Company 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, 111th Military Intelligence Brigade removes his shoes and shows off his injuries after the 12-mile march and range portions of the Best Warrior Competition. Photo Courtesy U.S. Army … [Read more...]