Gerald M Henderson

Pike County, Arkansas, US U.S. Army Technical Sergeant, Anti-tank company of the 18th Inf Regiment, 1st Inf Division 06/06/1944, Omaha Beach, Normandy Gerald M. Henderson was a hero, through and through. Henderson was born in Pike County, Arkansas on May 15th, 1919.  He joined the army and arrived in Europe on August 1st, 1942, a Technical Sergeant […]

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Daren M Hidalgo

DALLASTOWN, PA, US U.S. Army 1LT, TROOP G, 3RD SQD, 2ND STRYKER CAVALRY REG, VILSECK, GERMANY 02/20/2011, KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN Remembrance of 1 LT Daren Hidalgo, USMA Class of 2009. First Lieutenant Daren Hidalgo, USMA Class of 2009, was killed in action in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, on Feb 20, 2011, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked […]

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Edward J Dycus

GREENVILLE, MS, US U.S. Marine Corps LCPL, 2D BN 9TH MAR, (RCT-5, II MEF FWD)  2D MAR DIV, CAMP LEJEUNE, NC 02/01/2012, HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN Lance Corporal Dycus was born on 12 December 1989 in Greenville, Mississippi where he grew-up and attended Riverside High School (Bulldogs).  He joined the United States Marine Corps and reported […]

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Michael J Beckerman

SAINTE GENEVIEVE, MO, US U.S. Army SGT, CO A, 2ND BDE SPECIAL TROOPS BN, 2ND BDE CT, FORT CAMPBELL, KY 12/31/2010, HOWZ E MADAD, AFGHANISTAN From Michael’s mom: Sergeant Michael Joe Beckerman was 17 1/2 when he enlisted in the National Guard.   He served his first tour in Ramadi, Iraq for 18 months.   He enlisted […]

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Justin J Wilkens

BEND, OR, US U.S. Air Force 1ST LT, 34TH SPECIAL OPERATIONS SQD, HURLBURT FIELD, FL 02/18/2012, DJIBOUTI, DJ First Lieutenant Justin James Wilkens, aged 26, passed away on February 18, 2012, when his U-28 aircraft went down in Djibouti, Africa, where he was serving his third deployment with the US Air Force 34th Special Operations […]

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