Retired Daleville U.S. Army Major passes

DALEVILEE -- (WTVY) Retired U.S. Army Major Leo Suiter of Daleville, Alabama has passed away.
Suiter was a Prisoner of War held by the Nazis and Soviet forces.
He also served in the Korean War.
Attaining the rank of Major, Mr. Suiter was posted to Fort Rucker in early 1961 to help organize the new helicopter training program as a Huey instructor.
During the 70's and 80's he was a small success in the country music industry, recording several singles and albums.
Mr. Suiter was one of the founding fathers of the city of Daleville and, was an active member of the community for many years.
Suiter passed peacefully in his home.
He was 92 years old.