Happy Birthday Austin! We are glad you were born! We are blessed to be your Parents, Sisters and Brothers, Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles, Cousins. The world is a better place with you in it. You will come safely home. We love you!
This is journalist Austin Tice.
Austin is an award winning journalist, the recipient of the 2012 George Polk Award for War Reporting, the 2012 McClatchy Newspapers President’s Award, and the 2015 National Press Club John Aubuchon Freedom of the Press Award. He is a veteran Captain in the United States Marine Corps, graduate of Georgetown University, National Merit Finalist and an Eagle Scout.
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