2011 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. The eagle landed on the grave of Sgt Maurice Ruch, US Army Air Corps. A noted rifle marksman, he was stationed in the Aleutian Islands, served four years in the military, and earned a bronze star.
Airman 1st Class Everardo Torres scans an airfield for potential threats in Jalalabad,Afghanistan,while a C-130 Hercules from 774th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron transfers equipment & personnel June 11,2013.Fly-Away Security Team members required to fly on specific missions when location requires extra security to ensure aircraft & crew protected from hostile fire or on-board security breaches.Torres a 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron FAST team member (USAF Master Sgt. Ben…
A soldier in Iraq asked his wife to send him dirt (U. soil), fertilizer, and some grass seed. When the men of the squadron have a mission, they take turns walking through the grass and the American soil to bring them good luck.
You might be a patriot, IF. Later today, Coffee will graduate from the army's Airborne School at Fort Benning, Ga. He says he doesn't miss the NFL, and that serving in the military is a much better use of his gifts than playing professional football
Bobby Henline the Well-Done Comedian. On April tragedy struck when Bobby's Humvee was hit by a roadside bomb just north of Bagdad. Of five men in the vehicle, Bobby was the only survivor. Bobby believes that God kept him alive for a reason.