Specialist Raymond McKennon, United States Army (Retired) was presented the SAR Wounded Warrior Challenge Coin by Colonel William Grayson Chapter Compatriot Barry Schwoerer at the Serve our Willing Warriors Retreat in Haymarket on Friday, 24 August.
Specialist McKennon was wounded in Iraq while serving with the Third Armored Cavalry Regiment. His wounds resulted in medical retirement with 100% disability.
Following the presentation of the SAR Wounded Warrior Coin, Compatriot Schwoerer conducted Operation Ancestor Search for Specialist McKennon and presented him with a subscription to Ancestry.com. Specialist McKennon received information allowing him to develop a personal Family Tree on Ancestry.com and how to import genealogical documents from Ancestry.com searches into his Family Tree.
Submitted by Barrett Swink
Below: L-R: Specialist Raymond McKennon, Compatriot Barry Schwoerer.