Lt. Col. Ryan Welch of Leavenworth held his son, Jack, as he talked about helping save two downed pilots in 2004 in Iraq. He said that now that he has two young sons, his decisions are more measured.
Lt. Col. Ryan Welch of Leavenworth held his son, Jack, as he talked about helping save two downed pilots in 2004 in Iraq. He said that now that he has two young sons, his decisions are more measured. Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
Lt. Col. Ryan Welch of Leavenworth held his son, Jack, as he talked about helping save two downed pilots in 2004 in Iraq. He said that now that he has two young sons, his decisions are more measured. Keith Myers The Kansas City Star

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