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If These Walls Could Talk, They’d Tell You About Service | Roy Gene Turner

Stories of Service | Roy Turner Jr | July 2017

“Roy Gene Turner Jr. wasn't just a Police Officer. He was someone to look up to. He was a friend. He was a mentor. He wasn’t just an acquaintance, he was a brother in arms.”

And although such tributes all speak in the past tense of what Turner WAS, his memory is very much in the present. Killed in the line of duty, those shots still ring out today. His six-week-old son left behind is now a teenager. His Mom he loved so dearly wears his badge number daily.

If These Walls Could Talk, They’d Tell You About Service | Felipe Pereira

Stories of Service | Felipe Pereira | July 2017"When I look at these walls, I see history. I see tradition. I see service that came before me and I see service that will come after me.” The before and after of Felipe Pereira inspires us to this day. 

Born in Brazil, moving to the U.S. at age 17, becoming a citizen just before deployment with the 101st Airborne, he led bravely in Kandahar, Afghanistan. That’s where his commitment to duty

If These Walls Could Talk, They’d Tell You About Service | Suzanne Scheafer

Suzanne Scheafer SoS Blog 100x100The knock on the door came at 1:12 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2013. William C. “Billy” Trapnell IV, a petty officer with Coast Guard Sector Boston, had died. Enlisted at 17, he served for six years as an Army Ranger—including a tour in Iraq—before joining the Coast Guard.

If These Walls Could Talk, They’d Tell You About Service | Marjorie K. Eastman

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She served as a U.S. Army intelligence officer and commander. Her ten years of military service included two combat deployments with Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. She was awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service and received the Combat Action Badge.

Dad’s Day Smoker Giveaway

American-made. Premium grade. Built to last. Wow Dad now with a gift that’s just like him.

He’s a classic and so is this Weber smoker. Steel-tough and big enough to handle whole hams plus a brisket at the same time, it’s the Father’s Day gift that’ll give other dads...

Show Your True Colors and Support on R.E.D. Fridays

Show your true colors and support on R.E.D. Fridays. That’s when all of us Remember Every Deployed service member by wearing R.E.D. in their honor.

It’s a special tradition that’s growing across our nation to show gratitude for America’s heroes here and abroad. We look forward to seeing you on Friday!

 

Deserved Recognition to Those in Blue

BlueRibbonAcross Our Great Country, 78,000 police officers put on a badge everyday to protect, serve, and save. Tragically, too many give the ultimate sacrifice to keep us safe. And many more are assaulted and injured in the line of duty. 

What So Proudly We Hail

All RiseYou’ll hear it before every sporting event and whenever an American Olympian takes the gold medal stand. Its symbol files at military bases, firehouses, police stations, and schools. 365 days a year, it waves above the White House and possibly your house. And it all comes together, just as we do, as MISSION BBQ...

If These Walls Could Talk

If These Walls Could TalkAuthentic. That’s what you see on our walls and tables. Real stuff. 

Real medals of honor and treasured mementoes given to us by American heroes or their families who are proud of them. We don’t scour garage sales and flea markets looking for symbols of Americana. You’re looking at honest memories …

Father's Day Great Smokin' Giveaway

HE’S DAD! The man. The myth. The legend. AND SMOKIN’ GLAD if he’s one of our 7 winners of the Great Smoker Giveaway for Father’s Day. Enter now!

They’re genuine Weber. American made, porcelain-enameled and premium-grade. With a water pan for adding just the right amount of steam, a built-in thermometer, and a rust-resistant fuel door so you can add more woodchips or charcoal anytime.

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