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Remember the Fallen-April

Submitted by Noonie Fortin

This month please remember these women who died during April while serving our country in or during war times:


3 Apr 1944:                   WAFS Evelyn Sharp, WW II

3 Apr 1998:                   USAF TSGT Shelly Kelly assigned to the T-43 (a modified Boeing 737) carrying Secretary of Commerce Ron Brown that crashed. She survived the crash, found several hours later, placed on a helicopter and evacuated to the hospital, but strangely, was dead on arrival of a broken neck, CROATIA