Corey Adwar is from Long Island and studied history and political science at the University of Delaware, where he was on the staff of the school's student newspaper, The Review. Corey developed an interest in military and veterans' issues after writing a series of profiles of World War II veterans as a reporter with the Long Island-based North Shore News Group newspaper chain. He has also written for Business Insider in New York City.
Recent articles from Corey Adwar
UNSUNG HEROES: The Pararescueman Who Saved 19 Lives Under Enemy Fire
Senior Master Sgt. Doug Widener earned the Distinguished Flying Cross after conducting 25 missions in just five days during Operation Bulldog Bite in Afghanistan.
See What Medal Of Honor Recipient Ryan Pitts Told Graduating Students During A Commencement Speech
Ryan Pitts shared with graduates what he learned from his experience in the Battle of Wanat and how he applies those lessons to everyday life.
UNSUNG HEROES: The Marine Who Lost A Leg In Iraq And Became A Georgia State Trooper
This sergeant asked the state troopers not to give him any special treatment, then he chased down a suspect during training.
UNSUNG HEROES: The Lance Corporal (Now Turned Sheriff) Who Carried 7 Marines Out Of A Deadly Ambush
Running through gunfire, this Marine fought back, carried away the casualties, and drove everyone to safety.
Watch This Vietnam Veteran React To The Riots In Baltimore
In an on-air interview, this elderly veteran displayed his patriotism with an honorable appeal for calm.
5 Offenders Who Received Creative Punishments For Stolen Valor
For pretending to be someone they weren’t, these five men paid the price of humiliation by the justice system.
UNSUNG HEROES: The Soldier And His Sons Who Saved A Teenage Car Accident Victim
Led by their Army officer father, two boys acted like well-disciplined soldiers to save another girl’s life on a Georgia road.
UNSUNG HEROES: This Navy SEAL Kept Fighting After Getting Shot 27 Times
Douglas “Mike” Day killed his attackers before they could finish him off, and now he has completed a 70.3-mile triathlon to raise money for wounded vets.