Thank you my Gold Star family for our loved ones' sacrifice. May we continue to persevere, one day at a time, until we meet meet our angels.
SPECIAL MEMORIAL DAY TNAV BROADCAST
There is a special Vets On Media TNAV broadcast tomorrow, Monday, May 26 at 1:00pm Central Time.
Karl has two guests scheduled for the show. First up is Mr. Martin K.A. Morgan author of "The Americans On D-Day - A Photographic History of the Normandy Invasion". This June 6th marks the 70th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion, and Mr. Morgan joins us from Fort Benning, where he is spending the day at the US Army Airborne School.
Following that, Gold Star Mother Jill Stephenson - mother of Corporal Ben Kopp - joins us.
IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. 535-09
Corporal Ben Kopp Memorial Ride is July 25-26. Also if you haven't heard about how The Heart of a Hero Beats On, go here and read the story.July 20, 2009DoD Identifies Army CasualtyThe Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.Corporal Benjamin S. Kopp, 21, of Rosemount, Minnesota, died July 18, 2009, at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington of wounds suffered July 10, 2009, in Helmand province, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Georgia.
Ben is buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Remember you can catch TNAV in several ways. LISTEN LIVE, WATCH LIVE, or catch the archive at BlogTalkRadio, Vets On Media, or search the iTunes podcast for GallantFew. Shows will be available for download approximately an hour after the show's live conclusion.
Other Memorial Day items:
The Honor and Remember Flag
220,000 American flags posted at Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day
Memorial Day 2014 Quotes: 14 Sayings To Honor The Armed Forces
History Channel - Memorial Day
Honor Memorial Day ~ Karl