Wilson Statement in Recognition of Memorial Day

May 25, 2015
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02)  issued the following statement in recognition of Memorial Day:

"Today, we remember and honor those who have served this nation to protect and defend the freedoms we cherish. As we reflect on the heroism and devotion of the many brave service men and women who gave their lives in defense of our nation, we must never forget to thank and pray for their families and loved ones. This Memorial Day, let us take the time to show our appreciation for the service and sacrifice of America’s heroes."

Congressman Joe Wilson is the son of a Flying Tiger of World War II.  Congressman Wilson is a veteran of the United States Army Reserve and the South Carolina Army National Guard, and he has four sons currently serving in the U.S. military.