The Wall. A Tribute to Men of Honor. 11/11/10- Veteran’s Day


November 11 is Veteran’s Day in the United States. It is because of our veterans and those who serve today that we enjoy our FREEDOM.

My Friends and Companions:

This is written through tears.

I served in the US Army during the Viet Nam Era. During that period, my life was deeply impacted by three men. For Veteran’s Day, I offer this tribute to these Men of Honor.


Frank was my best friend during college. He was a year older than I was. Frank got married during his junior year of college and a year later had a son. My wife and I stood with Frank and his bride at their wedding. We were with them when their son was baptized.

Frank always knew that he would serve his country following graduation. Frank believed strongly in his country and the freedoms Americans have always stood for. Rather than being…

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