Josiah Jones is a freshman at Northwest University, majoring in History and Political Science, and minoring in Youth Ministry. After graduation, he plans to pursue a master’s degree in education with the ultimate goal of teaching history at a small high school where he can make an impact on the community. When not nurturing interests in military and United States history, Josiah’s can be found reading Tom Clancy novels, watching Star Wars movies, and playing the guitar and drums. Josiah also loves the outdoors and was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout in the Summer of 2020.
On January 13, 1997, Major Charles L. Thomas was awarded the Medal of Honor for “heroism in action” in Climbach, France during World War II. Born on April 17, 1920 in Birmingham, Alabama, Thomas’s family relocated to Detroit, Michigan during the Great Migration. Throughout his … Read MoreCharles L. Thomas (1920 – 1980)