Freedom is bought and paid for by the thousands of brave men and women who have served and who are currently serving in our nation’s armed services.
Most citizens would even agree, freedom is the most expensive word in the dictionary since thousands of American soldiers have paid the ultimate sacrifice so that others would and appreciate the red, white and blue and live in a nation where everyone can pursue their dreams no matter their race or background.
A Fort Campbell soldier says he is grateful for this nation that has given him hope and opportunities he otherwise would not have in his native country.
Specialist Sunny Yang, a native from China says he is proud to serve in the U.S. Army and wanted to give back to a nation that lives up to its creed of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness.
According to Specialist Yang, he doesn’t mind that he is one of the oldest enlisted soldiers in his unit.
Specialist Yang, who is assigned to the local post’s 1-59th Combat Aviation Brigade is among hundreds of soldiers who even though were not born on American soil, has fought to preserve this country in order to give back to a nation that has given him a reason to live and a chance to be apart of something great.