- SAU honors veterans with annual tribute
Southern Arkansas University honored the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces at its annual Veterans Day Tribute on Nov. 11, 2019.
SAU alum Jack Dale Jordan delivered the keynote address. Jordan, a helicopter pilot, served two tours of duty in Vietnam. His speech was followed by the salute to troops and first responders, during which individual servicemen and women stood and were recognized according to their branches of service.
Jordan, who attended for two years at SAU, enlisted in the U.S. Army in January 1966. He served for seven years, attaining the rank of infantry captain. Jordan served his second tour as an operations officer and a Department of the Army instructor pilot for H/Trp. 1/10th Cavalry. (more…)