Veteran Heroes

Hospital Corpsman Second Class Michael Franklin Wills

United States Navy

Vietnam

Wounded in Action: Date Unknown

Michael Franklin Wills (7 July 1946 – 15 October 2002) served as a Hospital Corpsman, supporting the Marines in Vietnam.  He was wounded during his time there and received the Purple Heart.

 

 

By |October 22nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Specialist Four Harold David Thomas

United States Army

Vietnam

Wounded in Action: Date Unknown

Harold David Thomas served in the Army from 5 October 1966 to 4 October 1968.  During his deployment to Vietnam, he was wounded and received the Purple Heart.

 

By |October 22nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Captain Carroll Robert Beeler

United States Navy

Vietnam

Wounded in Action: May 24, 1972

Served two tours of duty in Vietnam. His F-8 Crusader fighter was struck by a surface to air missile. Beeler,though wounded, ejected successfully but was captured by hostile forces. He was shuttled among various North […]

By |October 21st, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Sergeant Michael Luke Boatright

United States Army

Iraq

Killed In Action: December 4, 2004

At the young age of 17, Sergeant Michael Luke Boatright joined the U.S. Army National Guard. After 9/11, he signed up for active duty and planned to make the Army his career. At the age of […]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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Staff Sergeant Travis Mills

United States Army

Afghanistan

Wounded In Action: April 10, 2012

Staff Sergeant Travis Mills was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, on his third tour of duty in Afghanistan, when he was severely wounded by an IED on April 10, 2012.  He became one of few quadriplegic to survive […]

By |November 3rd, 2019|Veteran Heroes|

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