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Jonathan Holsey, Staff Sgt., U.S. Army
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First U.S. Army Amputee Accepted to U.S. Army Warrant Officer School
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Army Warrant Officer School soon will welcome a new accession of warrant officers this spring, and one will bring with him a new perspective to the Army officer corps.
Jonathan Holsey, Staff Sgt., U.S. Army

Staff Sgt. Johnathan Holsey became the first amputee accepted by the Warrant Officer School in Fort Rucker, Ala., where he is to report in April. He is currently assigned to Human Resources Command in Alexandria, Va. <More

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From: kn1yr30j
Comments: god bless you man. I'll be in the army soon.

From:GMCM West
Comments: HAND SALUTE! HOO-AH & HOOYAH! Staff Sgt.Holsey, You are an amazing and most inspiring person. Your dedication to duty, your will to accept and overcome adversity; is beyond description. Hearing your history in your words, was one of the most uplifting, spirited and courageous I've ever had the HONOR to listen to. You will do well in all that you endeavor; of that I have no doubt. You are the optimum example of what truly defines a Warrior and Patriot. May God continue to embrace you as you achieve each goal before you. JOB WELL DONE TROOP! HOO-AH! Sincerely, Gunner

From: SFC Bonnie Pettus
Comments: GOD BLESS YOU SSG Holsey May you continue to excel higher and higher.. You story is inspiring and You are an inspiration!

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