This episode features Will Fischer. Will joined the United States Marine Corps in 2001 and served in Iraq. Will discusses what influenced him to join and how growing up in the South played a role. We talk about his being in the reserves and how things changed after the attacks of 9/11. Will shares about getting wounded and how he felt receiving his Purple Heart. Will talks about all the work he is doing to help veterans at VoteVets.
We also have a funny moment about the myth of modern day Purple Hearts being manufactured in World War II.