The founder of this company served two tours of duty in the Vietnam War and was awarded a Bronze Star, Silver Star, and two Purple Hearts.
Answer: Frederick W. Smith (Founder of FedEx)
Wiki -As a Marine, Smith had the opportunity to observe the military's logistics system first hand. He served two tours of duty in Vietnam, flying with pilots on over 200 combat missions. He was honorably discharged in 1969 with the rank of Captain, having received the Silver Star, the Bronze Star, and two Purple Hearts. While in the military, Smith carefully observed the procurement and delivery procedures, fine-tuning his dream for an overnight delivery service.