Gideon Principe, Mount Morris, IL

Mount Morris, IL, Letter Carrier Gideon Principe was delivering mail when he noticed several people standing around a woman who was lying on the ground crying. None of the onlookers was attempting to help her. The woman told Principe she had fallen and injured her leg. He called 911 and stayed with the woman until help arrived.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.