Home / Tag Archives: POW

Tag Archives: POW

POW/MIA Remembrance

Today, there are more than 83,000 American service men and women – over 33,000 of them Sailors – missing in battle since WWII. Behind that number are thousands of families who have endured the loss and uncertainty of waiting for their loved ones to finally come home. On September 21, we recognize …

Read More »

Navy SERE: 50 Years of Returning Home With Honor

Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape (SERE) Crest

Every once in a while, you get an opportunity to sit and talk with someone that really amazes you, really gives you goosebumps. Petty Officer Xander Gamble had the opportunity to sit down and hear the story of a true American hero: Retired U.S. Navy Commander Robert S. Fant, Jr., a 56-month Prisoner of War survivor, and retired instructor of the Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) school.

Read More »