We Few Podcast
By John Konya
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This podcast focuses on Purple Heart recipients.
||ExplicitEpisode 026 Jack Leonard||This episode features Jack Leonard. Jack enlisted in the Navy for 6 years before going to La Salle University to become an office in the Marine Corps. He retired after 27 years of military service as a Lieutenant Colonel.||3/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 025 Matt Gibbons||This Episode features Matt Gibbons. He served in the Pennsylvania National Guard for 10 years and retired as a Staff Sergeant. Matt deployed to Kosovo, New Orleans, and Iraq. Matt shares about the reasons he chose to join the National Guard and about h||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 024 William Lee||This episode features William Lee. He served in the United States Army for 26 years. He started off enlisted and retired as a Major. We talk about his career that took him all over the world and about his experience going from enlisted to an Officer th.||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 023 Matt McGuire||This Episode features Matt McGuire. He served in the Army for 28 years from 1961 to 1990. He retired as a Colonel. We talked about his family connection to the military and what led him to join. Matt shares about his time as an enlisted solider serving.||12/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 022 Wounded Warrior Experience||This episode includes the audio from the Wounded Warrior Experience panel that I appeared on. It played on Fox Business Channel on Veterans Day. You can listen to in on the podcast episode or you can watch it on The American Veterans Center website.||11/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 021 Jess||This Episode features Jess. She was a Captain in the United States Army. She served one tour in Iraq and one tour in Afghanistan. She is a Purple Heart recipient and a Bronze Star recipient. We talk about Jess growing up and how early she knew she wan||10/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 020 Shrop No Limit Cycles||This Episode features Shrop from No Limit Cycles. This is our the first podcast episode that does not feature a Purple Heart recipient. When a friend told me about what Shrop is doing to help wounded veterans, I wanted to have him on.||10/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 019 Gordon Sumner||This episode features Gordon Sumner. He served for 27 years in the Army and retired as a Colonel. We talk about Gordon’s family history dating all the way back to the War of Independence. He talks about what led him to join and his path to Army aviati||9/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 018 Kevin Flike||This episode features Kevin Flike. Kevin is a Special Forces veteran, a recipient of the Purple Heart, two Bronze Stars, and an Army Commendation Medal with valor device. We discuss what led him to enlisted the military in 2006 and the training he wen||8/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 017 Clayton Hinchman||This episode features Clayton Hinchman. He was a Captain in the Army and served in Iraq. Clayton Hinchman graduated from West Point and was the Officer Honor Graduate in his Ranger School class. He served with the 10th Mountain Division in Iraq.||8/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 016 Mini Episode||This is mini episode and I go over some updates about the podcast and some plans going forward. We Few is near 6,000 downloads. Hopefully we can make it to 10,000 by the end of the year. Thanks for everyone listening and telling others.||7/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 015 Gary Witt||This episode features Gary Witt. Gary joined the United States Marine Corps and served a tour in Vietnam. We talk about Gary joining the Marine Corps and some of the reasons he joined. Gary was assigned to Golf Company 2nd Battalion 4th Marines.||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 014 Will Fischer||This episode features Will Fischer. Will joined the United States Marine Corps in 2001 and served in Iraq. Will discusses what influenced him to join and how growing up in the South played a role. We talk about his being in the reserves and how things||7/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 013 Florence Iremedio||Episode 013 features Florence Iremedio. She was a Chief Warrant Officer 3 and served in Iraq. We talk about what led her to join the Army. Florence shares about what she did in the Army and all the places she was stationed.||6/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 012 Angelo Wider||This episode features Angelo Wider. He was a Sergeant in the United States Army and served in Vietnam. Some of the topics we discuss: Angelo talks about growing up in the Bronx and why he chose to join the Army. He talks about his time in Cu Chi,||6/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 011 Ben King||This episode features Ben King. He was in the United States Army Reserve and served in Iraq. Some of the topics we discuss: Ben shares about the part 9/11 played in his joining the Army. We talk about his time in PSYOP and what kind of missions he was .||5/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 010 Jason Miller||This episode features Jason Miller. He was a Captain in United States Army and served two tours in Afghanistan. Some of the topics we discuss: Jason talks about growing up in a military family and was led him to join.||5/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 009 Michael Jernigan||This episode features Michael Jernigan. He was in the United States Marine Corps and served in Iraq. Some of the topics we discuss: Michael talks about his family history in the military and some of the reasons he decided to join.||4/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisdoe 008 Joe Lopez||This episode features Joe Lopez. He was in the United States Marine Corps and served in Vietnam. Some of the topics we discuss: Joe talks about some of his family history in the military. We talk about the different types of enemies he faced in Vietna||4/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 007 Jerry Wolf Part 2||This episode features Jerry Wolf. He was in the Army Air Corps and served as a Flight Engineer in a B17 bomber in Europe during World War 2. This is the second part of my interview with Jerry. I recommend you listen to Episode 006 first.||3/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 006 Jerry Wolf Part 1||This episode features Jerry Wolf. He was in the Army Air Corps. and served in Europe as a Flight Engineer in a B17 bomber during World War 2. Some of the topics we discuss: Jerry talks about growing up in Brooklyn,||3/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 005 Dom Dionne||In this episode I talk with Dom Dionne. He served in the United States Army for 24 years. He started as a Private and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He served two tours in Iraq. Some of the topics we discuss: We discuss why he decided to join the Arm.||2/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 004 Cory Kline||This episode features Cory Kline. He was in the Army for 22 years and served in Afghanistan. Some of the topics we discuss: We discuss why he decided to join the Army first as a enlisted and then as an officer.||2/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 003 Tom Gimble||In this episode I speak with Tom Gimble. He is an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War. Some of the topics we discuss: Tom explains why he decided to join the Army and talks about the draft. Tom talks about some of his experiences in Viet Nam.||1/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 002 Steven Diaz||I interview Steven Diaz, a Marine Corps. veteran who served in Iraq. Some of the topics we discuss: Reason for enlisting and his time in Okinawa and Iraq. What it was like living through the blast of a roadside bomb.||1/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 001 Ron Laney||I interview Ron Laney, a Marine veteran who enlisted at 17. He served two tours in Vietnam, leaving the Marine Corps as a Staff Sergeant. Some of the topics we discuss: Reason for enlisting and his time in Vietnam as well as what lead to him receiving .||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 000 Inaugural||Sharing the stories of Purple Heart recipients||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
This is an excellent podcast. It delves into the lives of Purple Heart recipients. Very informative and important content.
I'm looking forward to more episodes in the future.
I found this while looking for new podcasts. Really interesting idea and a great way to learn more about veterans.
Ron Laney-Purple Heart
Ron Laney you are truly an inspiration to all. Thank you Sir for your service.
You made so many sacrifices to protect our great country.
You continued to find the strength to persevere in spite of the obstacles. You did this not only in combat, but in recovery and then your personal life.
Then you went on to help other vets and our children.
You my friend are the definition of a Hero.