Tuesday, April 29 2014 @ 12:09 PM EDT
Contributed by: Admin
Hosea L. Williams, Vietnam Veteran visting troops at Warriors on the Water® event today!
Fayetteville, NC – April 13, 2014 – Warriors on the Water® is excited to announce that Hosea L. Williams will be our Vietnam veteran VIP Honoree at the 9th Annual Warriors on the Water® Bass Fishing tournament April 30-May 2, 2014.
Hosea enlisted in the Army December 1958, having served 2 years in Germany, 1 year in Korea, 1 year in Dominican Republic and 1 year in Vietnam. Having served in the 82nd Airborne and the 173rd Airborne Brigade, he is no stranger to the Airborne life. During his service he received the Bronze Star with 2 Oak Leaf clusters, 2 Army Commendation Medals, Armed Forces Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, National Defense Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Master Parachute Badge and the Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Hosea has highlighted, when asked if he could live his life over, would I choose the military again? His Answer to them is: I was then and still and AMERICAN SOLIDER!
The WOW crew are excited to host Hosea as a VIP to this years event, soldiers of all branches will be able to meet and talk with Oscar about his time in the service to our great nation.
Warriors on the Water® is a non-profit organization, founded by three combat veterans, as a way in which to show continued appreciation to the men and women who serve today. See our history at the following link; History of the Warriors on the Water®.