PHILADELPHIA, Pa., (CBS) — For more information on the Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run, visit http://www.travismanion.org/get-involved/911-heroes-run/
On this Memorial Day, a Bucks County father remembers his son with a gripping account of a friendship between two American heroes and the sacrifices they each made defending our country.
On its web site, the Travis Manion Foundation released a statement that its founder and chairman, Janet Manion, lost her battle with cancer on Tuesday night.
Janet Manion is chairman of the Travis Manion Foundation, which she created in honor of her son, a US Marine lieutenant from Doylestown killed in Iraq.
Residents in Doylestown, Bucks County are doing more than just having cookouts this Memorial Day weekend; they are taking the time to remember those men and women who sacrificed everything and gave their lives for our freedom.
The family of a US Marine from Bucks County killed in the line of duty overseas says Monday night’s dinner in Doylestown honoring fallen heroes and their families now takes on a more special meaning after military forces killed the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks.
Two best friends who lost their lives while serving their country now share a final resting place at a hallowed burial site.