William Bowers

Author and American Air Force Veteran of Operation Desert Shield/Storm

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Service to My Country and My Fellow Man

Recently, I was on Platt Bridge Nation Live for the occasion of Veteran’s Day on the topic of service.  These kind gentlemen wanted to take a moment to thank people for being in the military and to discuss a little bit of a book, Nighthawk, written by my good friend

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Wreaths Across America: Celebrating Freedom

Wreaths Across America: A Brief History Twenty-five years ago, Maine wreath-maker, Morrill Worcester donated 5,000 extra wreaths, to honor the service and sacrifice made by our nation’s military. Little did Morrill know that his simple gesture would inspire Americans across the country. On December 16, 2017, at 1,422 participating locations

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Brothers Then, Brothers Now, Brothers Forever

Understanding Brothers-in-Arms Brothers-in-arms is a phrase often used to describe the special relationship between those serving in combat. I first learned this phrase from my father. The men he served with were not just friends, they were brothers. They were who he would turn to in good times and in

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Missing Home

I often find myself reflecting on the time I spent serving our country.  I am constantly reminded of the family events and celebrations I missed while serving overseas.  The birthdays and anniversaries of family members, the birth of nieces and nephews, and sadly, the death of loved ones God called

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Why I Believe in Nighthawk and You Will Too

  Nighthawk A Young Airman’s Tour at Clark Air Base.  is a story of where we have been and where we are heading. During the two years of writing with Bill Bowers, we connected and became bound to each other by the story. It was his story; it was my story;

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