Everton Bailey, Jr from The Oregonian paints an incredible picture of what John Pelham’s family went through when they heard the news.
“The first five words from the Army chaplain hit like a ton of bricks.
“I regret to inform you…”
As the grief set in, Corey Lederer said he almost missed what came next, but he already filled in the blanks. John Pelham, his 22-year-old brother-in-law who served in the U.S. Army, had been killed in action.” Read the whole article, here http://bit.ly/1oJOJ3i
On Monday afternoon at 4:15, we paid tribute to John, and his sacrifice, listen below.