MJ Hegar

Helicopter - Sept. 18, 2020

MJ Hegar
September 18, 2020
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Campaign status: Lost

HEGAR: It was my third tour in Afghanistan. I was flying a medevac mission, when I was shot through the windshield and we went down. So I strapped myself to the skids of the helicopter that rescued us and returned fire on the Taliban as we flew to safety. For that, I was awarded the Purple Heart and the Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor. I'm MJ Hegar. And we fought like hell to get everyone home safe that day. And I approve this message because my mission isn't over while Texas families are still in danger.