You completely misunderstood me! What I mean is that they deserve more honour and thanks for their service, like the Israeli soldiers in the article. When did you last see 20000-30000 thankful Americans follow a US soldier or marine to his or her last rest?
I stand corrected, 7000 according to NY Daily News. Good for you! He deserved it! I’m not trying to make it a competition, I’m just saying that military personnel are generally under-appreciated. It’s even worse here in Sweden.