How a Janitor Became a National Hero

His clean toilets and sparkling windows inspired an entire generation of air force cadets

Hundreds of cadets roamed the halls of the US Air Force Academy, leaving an enormous mess for the janitor to clean. For years, William Crawford went about his job, never complaining and not even revealing the truth about his past. The bathrooms sparked…

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Philip S. Naudus

Philip S. Naudus

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High school teacher by day, koala by night. Founder of Koala Quest. My wife is a cartoonist with a Ph.D., and she co-authors all of these articles.