Hero Stories


Corporal Josue Barron, USMC (Ret.)

July 7, 2014

Growing up in Los Angeles, Josue was the middle child of seven kids being raised by a single mother. He played a lot of street basketball…
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LCpl. Perez in the hospital with family and President Obama.

Sergeant Winder Perez, USMC

June 23, 2014

The New York Daily News called it a “miracle recovery.” That’s probably an understatement … but we’re getting ahead of the story. Winder Perez was born…
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U.S. Army Ranger, 1LT Nathan Rimpf, USA (Ret.)

June 20, 2014

“I still don’t feel like I did that much,” Nathan told the Midtown Raleigh News in 2013, “but everyone keeps saying that I did. So, I’m…
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Staff Sergeant Andy Robinson, USMC (Ret.)

May 15, 2014

FROM DAY ONE… AND FOR A LIFETIME “Military life changes a person,” says Andy Robinson. “Combat changes a person.” Andy, a Marine Staff Sergeant who served…
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Sergeant Chris Fesmire, USMC (Ret.)

May 15, 2014

Born and raised in a Philadelphia suburb, Chris had just left Penn State when he decided to join the Marines. “I wanted to get out and…
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