PA and National Guard Service Member Dies Due to Coronavirus

Civilian and Soldier Served His Country

April 2, 2020

American flagAAPA was deeply saddened to hear about the death of Capt. Douglas Linn Hickok, a PA and member of the New Jersey Army National Guard, after he contracted the coronavirus. President and Chair of the Board David E. Mittman, a former Air Force service member, said, “Capt. Hickok represents the truest sense of ‘serving honorably.’ Whether our country needed him in the National Guard or as a civilian medical provider, Capt. Hickok was there. He selflessly served a grateful nation. On behalf of AAPA’s Board of Directors and our members, I would like to convey our sincerest and deepest condolences to his family.”

Read more about Capt. Hickok and his “passion to serve.”

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