In Memory of Minnesota Native Thomas E. Burnett, Jr., Martyr, Faith

As the 10th Anniversary
of that fateful day
approaches, we will
never forget
In Memory of Minnesota Native
Thomas E. Burnett, Jr., Martyr, Faith-filled Catholic,
Devoted Husband and Father, Citizen Soldier
Tom answered the call without reservation and led the violent, fateful and successful
charge by our citizen heroes on the cockpit of United Flight 93 on September 11,
2001, saving a targeted attack on the White House by Islamic Terrorists. Tom Burnett
freely opened his heart and united his will, being prepared by Our Eucharistic Lord
and the Blessed Mother, in inspired anticipation for what would be asked of him in
service to the Faith and the Nation he loved so much.
$5,000 scholarships to be awarded
Announcing the granting of two (2) $5000
one-time college scholarships, in Thomas
Burnett’s memory, to be gifted to young,
patriotic, Faith-filled Minnesota men
scheduled to graduate from High School in
the spring of 2012. Homeschooled
candidates most welcome. Applications
should include a character summary of the
young man’s life, including exemplary
leadership and service to community,
Church and a brief testimony on his
heartfelt devotion to the Blessed Mother,
Patroness of our Land as The Immaculate
Conception. Non-familial personal
references should be included.
Application deadline is September 11, 2011,
and can be sent on behalf of the candidate,
or by the young man himself. Awardees will
be announced on the Feast of Our Lady of
Victory (Our Lady of the Rosary), October 7,
2011 and the names will be published in
The Catholic Spirit.
Send to: Faith and Freedom Scholarship,
PO Box 237, Hamel, MN 55340.
Read more about this courageous man and the amazing story about how the Holy Spirit supernaturally prepared he
and his wife Deena in a powerful way for what would be asked of them.
Visit Thomas’ gravesite at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, easily located along the drive at Section 7, Site 23.
Read a concise history of the world changing Battle of Lepanto, the 440th anniversary of which will be celebrated
this October 7th, entitled Our Lady and Islam, Heaven’s Peace Plan:
Request a free copy of the remarkable testimony Fighting Back, Living Life Beyond Ourselves, by Deena Burnett, by
writing to the Scholarship address provided, or purchase through
Ask for Tom’s intercession for our beloved Nation and people in this hour of our need.
This scholarship award is offered independently of the efforts of the Tom Burnett Family Foundation.