Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. Gen. Frederick Corbin Blesse 91 years old from Melbourne, FL August 22, 1921 - October 31, 2012General 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 ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Maj. Britt ReedMaj. 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 WilliamsThese 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 ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Sgt. John Batemon B-Company 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, 111th Military Intelligence BrigadeSgt. 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 ...continue reading