Staff Sergeant Ryan Fritsche

On July 27, 2007, Staff Sergeant Ryan Fritsche led soldiers into the mountains of Afghanistan and was shot and killed in action. To honor his memory and support the living, retired U.S. Army Colonel Christopher Kolenda is riding 1,700 miles cross country to visit his gravesite in Hall, Indiana, and to raise awareness and funds for his unit’s veterans and families who need help. Learn more and donate.

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