Let us give thanks to God for the men and women who gave their last full measure of duty and devotion to this country.
Jason McAlister served in the U.S. Marine Corps for 15 years and another eight years in the U.S. Navy. He began as an enlisted Marine in Special Operations. After completing his bachelor’s degree, he was commissioned as an officer and flew AV-8B Harriers. He completed an inner-service transfer to the Navy Reserves and flew T-45 Goshawks as a flight instructor until he retired in 2012.