Surprise! Stranger captures sweet sidewalk proposal in 'magical' photos. When Elan Spreiser, 23, and Koren Lockwood, 25, visited New York City earlier this month, the plan was to do some sightseeing in their favorite city. What Lockwood didn’t know was that her boyfriend was planning to pop the question. Click for whole story!
The U.S. Congressional Medal of Honor, presented by President Bush to Col. Bruce Crandall, a true American hero..also known as "Snake 6' which was cut to "Snake Shit" in the Army...he was portrayed by Greg Kinnear while flying helos into and out of the "Valley of Death" saving his men in "We were Soldiers"...my wife's cousin.
Rear Admiral Richard H. "Dick" O'Kane, USN (USNA 1934) was a submariner who was awarded the Medal of Honor as CO of submarine USS Tang (SS-306) on her fifth and last war patrol. During daring night actions, Tang was credited with sinking seven Japanese ships for 21,772 tons. But Tang was sunk by her own circular torpedo. CDR O'Kane and a few crew members were taken prisoner by the Japanese and beaten. Decorations included 3 Navy Crosses, 3 Silver Stars, Legion of Merit and POW Medals.