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Archive for July 2011

Wednesday hero: Chief Warrant Officer 4 Michael McEvers

July 27, 2011

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Michael McEvers & Chief Warrant Officer 3 Matthew McEvers Chief Warrant Officer 4 Michael McEvers, left, of Troop F, 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment and his twin brother, Chief Warrant Officer 3 Matthew McEvers of Troop D, 1st Sqdn., 17th Cav. Regt. Task Force Saber, pre-celebrated their 40th birthday by flying […]

Wednesday Hero: Maj. Gen. John R. Alison

July 19, 2011

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Kathi Maj. Gen. John R. Alison 98 years old from Washington, D.C. 75th Fighter Squadron, 1st Air Commando Group November 21, 1912 – June 6, 2011 “John Alison had the greatest pure flying skill of any pilot in the theater — a touch on the controls that knew no […]

Wednesday Hero: Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Arthur Petry

July 13, 2011

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Cindy Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Arthur Petry 31 years old from Santa Fe, New Mexico 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment Yesterday, July 12, Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Arthur Petry became the second living recipient of the Medal Of Honor from the War On Terror. On May 26, 2008 Sgt […]

Wednesday Hero: Lance Cpl. Matthew Kirkman

July 7, 2011

Lance Cpl. Matthew Kirkman, a radio technician with 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, is the newest member of the 2nd MLG Color Guard and currently serves as a rifle bearer. Kirkman is a native of Birmingham, Ala., and enlisted in the Marine Corps in 2009. Photo Courtesy Marines.mil Taken By Sgt. Justin […]