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Archive for October 2007

Wedensday Hero

October 31, 2007

Marine Lance Cpl. Nicholas R. Anderson21 years old from Sauk City, Wisconsin1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary ForceMarch 13, 2006 Lance Cpl. Nicholas Anderson lost his life after the Humvee he was riding in rolled over as a group of Marines pursued a suspicious vehicle near Jalalabad, Afghanistan. He suffered […]

Hey, Coach? Where Ya Been?

October 25, 2007

Well, I had the surgery I mentioned a couple weeks ago. I had a combination of ulnar nerve entrapment and nerve compression in the left elbow. Yes, it hurt. It also caused nerve fire all the way up my arm and into the neck. Here is a good site for information on what was going […]

Wednesday Hero

October 24, 2007

This Week’s Hero Was Suggested By Cindy Lt. Michael P. Murphy29 years old from Patchogue, New YorkSEAL Delivery Vehicle Team 1June 28, 2005 On Monday, Lt. Michael P. Murphy was posthumously awarded the Medal Of Honor. His father was the one who accepted the award. Lt. Murphy will receive the award for his extraordinary, selfless […]

Wednesday Hero

October 17, 2007

Sgt. Robert M. McDowell30 years old from Deer Park, Texas2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain DivisionApril 01, 2007 Sgt. Robert M. McDowell was a military police noncommissioned officer assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion. Originally from Deer Park, Texas, he joined the Army in February […]