- Age: 67
- Hometown: Washington, D.C.
- Branch of Service: U.S. Army
- Highest rank achieved: Private
- Years of service: Eight
- Honors Received: Purple Heart
- Other details: He served in Vietnam and was injured with shrapnel in his side.
- Why are you nominating him: “Gerald Chase is the most caring person, helps others and never asks for anything in return. He runs several charity functions for cancer, autism through his roller skating club, The Good Time Rollers, and donates to charities. He is the epitome of a caring U.S. Army veteran.”
Submitted by Christine Peregoy, Woodbridge