Jason Galvin, an Army veteran who completed two tours in Afghanistan, showed us last Thursday that guns can save freedom when he used his rifle to free a bald eagle that was stuck in a tree.
After multiple shots, Galvin managed to shoot a rope that had caught the eagle.
Check out Galvin recreating the scene below:
This story caught some buzz on Twitter, and some even called it “the most American thing ever.”
A Veteran Saving A Bald Eagle By Shooting The Branch It Was Stuck On May Be The Most American Thing To Ever Happen. https://t.co/u8XU6HUHMF
— Total Frat Move (@totalfratmove) July 5, 2016
Wife: U.S. Army vet saved bald eagle stuck in tree by 'mowing down the branches' with his rifle: https://t.co/fTwEA932cD
— WSBT (@WSBT) July 4, 2016
Army vet rescues a bald eagle on Independence Day weekend. Doesn't get more America than this. https://t.co/JWyo0bp0BF
— Dana Loesch (@DLoesch) July 4, 2016
— McGowen CPA (@MHCSCPA) July 8, 2016
Just In Time For The Fourth, An Army Vet Frees 'Freedom'
Jason Galvin, a former Army sharpshooter in Afghanistan, saved a bald eagle that
— Danae Hoth (@zhegolenkov98) July 7, 2016
God Bless American Bald Eagles and God Bless Veterans. https://t.co/0fXXrRdmBA
— Jessie J Reagan (@AnotherRenegade) July 7, 2016
This story is about as patriotic as it gets.
Jason, we need more people like you.