TITLE

Sentinels of Freedom

AUTHOR(S)
McLeroy, Carrie
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;Nov2008, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Sentinels of Freedom Foundation, a non-profit organization which aims to aid U.S. veterans who were severely wounded during their missions. It describes the efforts by Mike Conklin, founder and president of the foundation, to help a wounded soldier make a successful transition from military to civilian life. It discusses the scholarship program being offered by the foundation to veterans.
ACCESSION #
35066313

 

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