TITLE

A Tribute to the Fallen

AUTHOR(S)
Harding, Steve
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Oct2007, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the customized car developed by U.S. Army National Guard Sergeant Nicholas Ashby to honor his three fallen comrades, namely, Andre D. Tyson, Michael C. Ottolini and Patrick McCaffrey. Ashby has transformed his 2004 Infiniti G35 in a high-performance car that features works of art. Tyson, Ottolini and McCaffrey are friends of Ashby who were killed in the Iraq War. Ashby explains why he decided to pay tribute to them.
ACCESSION #
27072205

 

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