John Masson was wounded October 16. 2010 he sacrificed 3 of his extremities for our freedom. He has a wife and three children. He proudly served for 11 years in the armed forces.
John was employed with Precoat metals in Portage before joining the national guard. Both he and his wife graduated from Edison High School in Lake Station.
Please visit his webpage and read more about this hometown hero http://www.johnmasson.com/ the loacl American Legion in Lake Station is doing a benefit for this man and his family he will have quite a struggle ahead of him however John said "I will walk again" and I know I will be saying extra prayers that he will.