WHNT 19 News Alabama
BY LAURA CHRISTMAS
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
"He was a hero then, he was a hero trying to save us that night," Dana Hayes
"He was a wonderful man," says Jim Hayes' wife Dana. Jim Hayes was sent over to Vietnam as member of the U. S. Army. "He was very proud to serve," Dana explains, "He would have even gone back if they let him."
She recalls how Jim would always thank veterans every time he saw one, even though he was one himself. He was wounded in the war, earning him a Purple Heart. "He was a hero then, he was a hero trying to save us that night," Dana says. read more here