Wednesday, February 05, 2014

Wednesday Hero 2-5-14

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Capt. Edwin A. Shuman

Capt. Edwin A. Shuman III

82 years old from Annapolis, Maryland

Attack Squadron 35

Oct. 7, 1931 - Dec. 3, 2013


Edwin Shuman, III, a retired Navy pilot, and former POW who was held for five years in Vietnam, passed away two months ago. He had flown 18 missions over Vietnam when plane was shot down north of Hanoi. He and his navigator were both captured.

You can read more about Capt. Shuman here

These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them Hero.

Those Who Say That We're In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don't Know Where To Look

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