8 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances Last Full Measure of Devotion Marines Lt. Col. Raible and Staff Sgt. Atwell – September 14, 2012 Afghanistan

Three days after the bloody siege on our consulate in Benghazi, the Taliban waged an intricately coordinated, brutal attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. Lt. Col. Christopher Raible and Sgt. Bradley Atwell — have not been uttered publicly by the commander-in-chief. Their arrival back in the U.S. was not broadcast on network TV. But their […]

6 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances The Last Full Measure of Devotion – Fallen Defender Jarrid L. King Afghanistan

            20 Years Old (Nov. 6, 1990 to Jan. 12, 2011)  U.S. Army Specialist Jarrid L. King, of Harborcreek Township near Erie, died in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, after enemy forces attacked his unit with an explosive device on Wednesday, the Department of Defense said. He was 20. (The Army on Friday awarded Mr. King a […]

5 December 2012 0 Comments

Remembrances The Last Full Measure of Devotion – Fallen Defender Robert W. Hartsock Vietnam

    Killed in Action FEBRUARY 23, 1969 – Dau Tieng Base Camp, Hau Nghia Province, Republic of South Vietnam, and home of the 44th Scout Dog Platoon. Born January 24, 1945 – 24 years old when he was killed.           MEDAL OF HONOR CITATION    For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action at the risk of his […]