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Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski II, Memorial Fund

Newsletter Issue 007 – Fall 2022

Newsletter Issue 007 – Fall 2022

“Why would you jump out of a perfectly good airplane?” is a question paratroopers often hear. There is no doubt that Dennis was probably asked that question a few times by his family before heading to Airborne School. And while I never heard his answer to the question, I can safely assume that his response would be, “why not?” while showing that huge smile of his.

Kade Patterson

Kade Patterson

The E3 Private First Class in the Army was severely injured during a deployment in Kuwait in 2005 when he was just 19 years old. During a mission to recover the fallen, Patterson severely damaged his left leg and hip, and suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury.

Please Don’t Say “Happy” Memorial Day

Please Don’t Say “Happy” Memorial Day

🇺🇸 The date is often mistaken for the kick-off of the summer season on the news, with barbeques and beach festivities highlighted on television, but we ask you to honor our fallen soldiers on Memorial Day with respect and gratitude. Indeed, it is not a “Happy” Memorial Day, rather a somber occasion recognizing loss and honoring those lost, like our Dennis.