• 1st. Lt. Drake Booker, 3rd Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR from Chicago, IL, poses with his wife April and sons Devin, 10 and Jordan, 8 on the Chicago Bears sideline after being recognized as the "Hero of the Game" during the 2009 Veterans Day observance at Soldier Field.

    1LT Booker Family

    1st. Lt. Drake Booker, 3rd Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR from Chicago, IL, poses with his wife April and sons Devin, 10 and Jordan, 8 on the Chicago Bears sideline after being recognized as the "Hero of the Game" during the 2009 Veterans Day...

  • Illinois Army National Guard Deputy Commanding General, Brig. Gen. Steve Huber, pins the Purple Heart Medal on Sgt. Michael Brown at the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08 November. Brown's PH ceremony was during half-time in front of over 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field.

    Pin-PH

    Illinois Army National Guard Deputy Commanding General, Brig. Gen. Steve Huber, pins the Purple Heart Medal on Sgt. Michael Brown at the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08 November. Brown's PH ceremony was during half-time in front of...

  • Sgt. Michael Brown, Illinois Army National Guard, displays his Purple Heart for injuries received in Iraq, as 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field give him a roaring standing ovation.  Brown, also shown on the Jumbotron, was honored during half-time at the Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08 November, 2009.

    PH Jumbotron

    Sgt. Michael Brown, Illinois Army National Guard, displays his Purple Heart for injuries received in Iraq, as 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field give him a roaring standing ovation. Brown, also shown on the Jumbotron, was honored during half-time...

  • Master Sgt. Sheldrick 'Mac' McNeal, U.S. Army Public Affairs-Midwest NCOIC, presents 15 service members from the Army, Navy and Air Force, to Brig. Gen. Joe Chesnut, 416th Theater Engineer Command, Deputy Commanding General for the half-time re-enlistment ceremony at the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08 November.

    McNeal

    Master Sgt. Sheldrick 'Mac' McNeal, U.S. Army Public Affairs-Midwest NCOIC, presents 15 service members from the Army, Navy and Air Force, to Brig. Gen. Joe Chesnut, 416th Theater Engineer Command, Deputy Commanding General for the half-time...

  • Brig. Gen. Joe Chesnut, 416th Theater Engineer Command, Deputy Commanding General, recites the Oath of Enlistment for 15 service members during half time at the Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on 08 November, 2009, in front of over 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field.

    Chesnut

    Brig. Gen. Joe Chesnut, 416th Theater Engineer Command, Deputy Commanding General, recites the Oath of Enlistment for 15 service members during half time at the Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on 08 November, 2009, in front of over 65 Thousand...

  • Staff Sgt.'s Brandon Burmeister and Jacob Kerley, United States Army Chicago Recruiting Battalion, Sgt. Jason Jenkins, B-Co, 1-106th Aviation, IL Army National Guard, and Spec. Justin Spaargaren, 416th Theater Engineer Command, United States Army Reserve, re-enlist during half-time for the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on 08 November at Soldier Field.

    Re-Enlist Army

    Staff Sgt.'s Brandon Burmeister and Jacob Kerley, United States Army Chicago Recruiting Battalion, Sgt. Jason Jenkins, B-Co, 1-106th Aviation, IL Army National Guard, and Spec. Justin Spaargaren, 416th Theater Engineer Command, United States Army...

  • Ten service members from the Army, Navy and Air Force, re-enlist during half time at the Chicago Bears Veterans Day observance on Sunday, 08 November at Soldier Field, while over 65 Thousand screaming fans give them a standing ovation.  Brig. Gen. Joe Chesnut, who reenlisted the service members, is shown on the Jumbotron, while Master Sgt. Sheldrick 'Mac' McNeal stands behind his troops.

    Re-enlist Chesnut jumbotron

    Ten service members from the Army, Navy and Air Force, re-enlist during half time at the Chicago Bears Veterans Day observance on Sunday, 08 November at Soldier Field, while over 65 Thousand screaming fans give them a standing ovation. Brig. Gen. Joe...

  • USO of Illinois Chairman Ross Docksey recognizes service members from all five branches and thanks the 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field for supporting our military, during the Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 09 November.

    USO

    USO of Illinois Chairman Ross Docksey recognizes service members from all five branches and thanks the 65 Thousand spectators at Soldier Field for supporting our military, during the Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 09 November.

  • 1st. Lt. Drake D. Booker, 3d Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR Iraq Veteran, salutes the 65 Thousand-plus fans at Soldier Field during his 3rd quarter "Hero of the Game" recognition at the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08

    1LT Booker Salute

    1st. Lt. Drake D. Booker, 3d Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR Iraq Veteran, salutes the 65 Thousand-plus fans at Soldier Field during his 3rd quarter "Hero of the Game" recognition at the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08

  • 1st. Lt. Drake Booker, 3rd Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR, and his family wave to the over 65 Thousand fans at Soldier Field during his 3rd quarter recognition as "Hero of the Game."  Booker was honored during the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day game on Sunday, 08 November.

    1LT Booker Family Wave

    1st. Lt. Drake Booker, 3rd Brigade, 75th Division (BCT), USAR, and his family wave to the over 65 Thousand fans at Soldier Field during his 3rd quarter recognition as "Hero of the Game." Booker was honored during the 2009 Chicago Bears Veterans Day...

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