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Veteran if the Month: Audrey Staulter

Veteran if the Month: Audrey Staulter

By Milan Eagle media Audrey Staulter was born downtown Detroit on December 14, 1922. She was 1 of 6 children. Her father, an Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor, was born in Georgia and her mother, a nurse in WW I, was born in New Hampshire. Her parents both served in the military in France. Audrey’s […]

Veteran of the Month: Brandon Streu

Veteran of the Month: Brandon Streu

By Milan Eagle media Brandon Streu was born in Lorraine, Ohio. He has a family history of military. His dad’s dad was in the Navy in WW II, his dad was an air traffic controller in the Army, plus his other grandfather was in the military as well as a couple of uncles. Brandon knew […]

Veteran of the Month: Rodrick Beaton “Hot Rod”

Veteran of the Month: Rodrick Beaton “Hot Rod”

By Milan Eagle media Rodrick Beaton “Hot Rod” was born in Del Ray, Michigan, which is near River Rouge. He was the second oldest of nine children. In 1972 he graduated from Airport High School. On September 23, 1974 Hot Rod joined the United States Marine Corps and headed to Camp Pendleton, CA for his […]

Fisher House: Family’s Love Is The Best Medicine

Fisher House: Family’s Love Is The Best Medicine

By Milan Eagle media When most people think of the state of Michigan, they often don’t connect it with the military. Maybe this is because we are a guard and reserve state, maybe it’s because we don’t see many men and women in uniform, or even that there aren’t fighter jets regularly carving streams in […]

Veteran of the Month: Fred Schettenhelm

Veteran of the Month: Fred Schettenhelm

By Milan Eagle media Fred Schettenhelm was born in Dearborn, MI on a farm. His family, originally from Germany, farrning operations goes back 5 generations. He has 2 sisters and 1 brother. His family moved to Milan in 1955. Fred graduated from Saline High School. Fred was the first member of his family to be […]

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