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Service & Sacrifice: WWII POW defies Nazis
Across East Tennessee we know the names of veterans like Sergeant York and Lieutenant Bonnyman. We have cemented their courageous actions in memorials and our memories. When recognizing homegrown war heroes, only relatively recently did the world learn that list should also include Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds.