Posted by: Jacqui Murray | April 10, 2013

Wednesday Hero: Maj. Gen. Glenn M. Walters

Maj. Gen. Glenn M. WaltersMaj. Gen. Glenn M. Walters
U.S.M.C
Maj. Gen. Glenn M. Walters, commanding general of 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, pilots a KC-130J Hercules in southwestern Afghanistan in 2011, when he commanded 2nd MAW (Forward). Walters assumed command of 2nd MAW in May 2012, just two months after returning from Afghanistan. “Instead of employing the wing in combat, now I’m preparing Marines for combat,” Walters said. “It’s the continuum of who we are as Marines, answering the call to do our nation’s defense wherever we’re called.”

Photo taken by Staff Sgt. James R. Richardson courtesy U.S. Marines

These brave men and women have given their lives so that others may enjoy the freedoms we get to enjoy everyday. For that, I am proud to call them Hero.

We Have Every Right To Dream Heroic Dreams.
Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look

This post is part of the Wednesday Hero blogroll. If you would like to participate in honoring the brave men and women who serve this great country, you can find out how by clicking here.

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  1. Oo-rah!

    • Oh yeah. There are amazing people out there protecting our values.


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