Tag: Teachers

47-year-old teacher back from the bloody front lines in Afghanistan

High school teacher Jonathan Stamper joined the military at age 41, inspired by a newly enlisted student who came to class in uniform. Since then, he's logged three tours, one in Iraq and two in Afghanistan. During those first two expeditions, Stamper was lucky enough to avoid getting shot at or witnessing violence, death and bloodshed. Not this last time.

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