Bruce McQuain from QandO joined us for another edition of Someone You Should Know. Tonight Bruce told us about four members of the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division,
"As I’ve mentioned on many segments of SYSK, while soldiers may, in a large-sense, fight for their country and what it stands for, when the bullets start flying, it is their buddies for whom they fight. Among infantrymen, there is nothing more important to them than the acceptance by and respect of their peers.
Part of the Soldier’s Creed is never to leave behind a fallen comrade. On the night of March 13, 2006, Sgt. Jeremy Wilzcek, Sgt. Michael Row, Pfc. Jose Alvarez and Pfc. Gregory Pushkin, and the rest of their squad, all members of the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, risked life and limb to live up to that promise."
The Someone You Should Know radio collaboration began as an extension of Matt Burden’s series at Blackfive. Thanks to Matt, Bruce is now o