Wednesday’s Hero

This post was suggested by Cindy John Edward Allen 89 years old from Rio Rancho, New Mexico John Edward Allen, a New Mexico veteran who served as a Tuskegee Airman during World War II and later earned honors for his Air Force service during the Vietnam War, died July 29th after a long battle with cancer. The NAACP Albuquerque Chapter President … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Cindy SSgt. Salvatore Giunta 25 years old from Ceder Rapid, Iowa 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team Yesterday, SSgt. Salvatore Giunta became the first living recipient of the Medal Of Honor since the Vietnam War. From the official citation: Then-Specialist Salvatore A. Giunta distinguished himself by acts of … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Post Was Suggested By Mark Bell Capt. Ed W. Freeman November 20, 1927 - August 20, 2008 For The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Captain Ed W. Freeman, United States Army, for numerous acts of conspicuous gallantry and extraordinary intrepidity on 14 November … [Read more...]

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Elena Chief Master Sergeant Paul Wesley Airey "Chief Airey was an Airman?s Airman and one of the true pioneers for our service," said Gen. Norton Schwartz, Air Force Chief of Staff. "He was a warrior, an innovator? and a leader with vision well ahead of his time. His legacy lives today in the truly professional … [Read more...]