Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Wednesday Hero


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U.S.
Army


Yesterday marked the end of a 12-year review by the Pentagon when 24 soldiers from WWII to Vietnam, who were denied the award they earned, finally received their Medals Of Honor.

 Spc. 4 Santiago J. Erevia
 Staff Sgt. Melvin Morris
 Sgt. 1st Class Jose Rodela
 Sgt. Candelario Garcia
 Spc. 4 Leonard L. Alvarado 
 Staff Sgt. Felix M. Conde-Falcon
 Spc. 4 Ardie R. Copas 
 Spc. 4 Jesus S. Duran
 Cpl. Joe R. Baldonado
 Cpl. Victor H. Espinoza
 Sgt. Eduardo C. Gomez
 Pfc. Leonard M. Kravitz
 Master Sgt. Juan E. Negron
 Master Sgt. Mike C. Pena
 Pvt. Demensio Rivera
 Pvt. Miguel A. Vera 
 Sgt. Jack Weinstein
 Private Pedro Cano 
 Pvt. Joe Gandara
 Pfc. Salvador J. Lara
 Sgt. William F. Leonard
 Staff Sgt. Manuel V. Mendoza
 Sgt. Alfred B. Nietzel
 1st Lt. Donald K. Schwab

You can find more information here

 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 Say That We're In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don't Know Where To Look

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