What a wonderful weekend. I had an awesome trip to our nation's capitol, with two missions...main mission being to lay holiday wreaths on the graves of our fallen heroes at Arlington National Cemetery with the Wreaths Across America (WAA) organization and the other mission, to meet with my friend Whiz Broome and his wife Alexa.… Continue reading Wreaths Across America – Arlington National Cemetery
It's almost time to go to Washington, DC, for the Wreaths Across America event this year on Saturday, December 13th. I'll be going up alone this time, and sure do hate to miss the company of my dear friend Andrea. You Read about our trip last year. It was a wonderful experience. From the Wreaths… Continue reading Wreaths Across America – Arlington National Cemetery
Happy Veteran's Day! It's such a special, meaningful day we celebrate today. My family is very grateful for our Veteran's service and sacrifice, and we know what this day truly means. None of us would be in the position we are now without you, our Veterans. I can't even imagine how our country would be… Continue reading Happy Veterans Day!
Remembering all who fought, died, and survived on Black Monday, in Vietnam, September 22, 1969. A day that changed lives. Read the Rattler- Firebird stories about that day here : "Black Monday" by David Harris (EM 69) "Black Monday" as witnessed by Earl Ingram (OF) "Black Monday, The Rest of the Story" by Col. Wm… Continue reading Black Monday, Vietnam, September 22, 1969
Today is National POW/MIA Recognition Day so I’d like to ask you all to take just a moment of your time to remember, and pray for our unaccounted for and fallen heroes who sacrificed their all for our freedom. The Pentagon ceremony for National POW/MIA Recognition Day today, Friday, September 19, 2008, which will feature… Continue reading National POW/MIA Recognition Day 2008