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2014/07/23 09:16
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... flag-raising is part of the police department's "Honor a Hero -- Fly Their Flag" program, started last year. This will be the fourth ceremony to honor a veteran, Froboese told City News...
2014/07/23 09:16
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2014/07/22 15:30
2014/07/22 15:30
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2014/07/22 13:21
2014/07/22 13:21
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Little girl attacked in 'Slender Man' stabbing receives anonymous military Purple Heart The Purple Heart was recently sent to the 12-year-old girl in an unsigned card that read: 'The Only Heart I...
2014/07/22 08:23
2014/07/22 08:23
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... Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti for taking on the challenge of assisting transitioning veterans through employment and support resources. Speaking at the Unite for Veterans summit in Los...
2014/07/21 16:02
2014/07/21 16:02
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... a technicality.) In 1930, President Herbert Hoover signed an executive order establishing the Veterans Administration (later the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs). In 1949, the U.S. Senate...
2014/07/21 10:52
2014/07/21 10:52
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... support for the Marines' withdrawal during the Battle of Chosin Reservoir. Only about 200 veterans in their 80s and 90s remain, most of them in Puerto Rico. "At last, justice is being...
2014/07/21 08:12
2014/07/21 08:12
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... for the estimated 2,000 or more people who attended the 26th Annual Bradford County Veterans Appreciation Day picnic in Wysox. Singing at the picnic was Ike Bowers of the Canton area,...
2014/07/20 13:31
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Bethel, N.Y., $20/$39.50/$49.50/$75/$100. Visit www.BethelWoodsCenter.org. 800-745-3000. ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL: Aug. 2, 1 p.m., Pavilion at Montage Mountain. Visit...
2014/07/19 13:10
2014/07/19 13:10
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... or other media. Vets honored at West Point ceremonyMaloney presents Barry's Bronze Star to Curzio WEST POINT – Two Hudson Valley veterans were honored for their military service in a...
2014/07/17 18:05
2014/07/17 18:05
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... might have wished by the end of his life, the foundation hypes war participation, funds veterans, and to this day presents Tillman's death thusly: "On the evening of April 22, 2004, Pat's...
2014/07/16 23:22
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It’s said of many World War II veterans that they left home as boys and came home as men. Noel Gusler Jr. left home a boy, 18 years old, and came home a hero. At 89, he looks robust and speaks of...
2014/07/16 19:31
2014/07/16 19:31
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... fire the day before the battle ended. For his combat service, Buffington earned the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with two battle stars (Okinawa and...
2014/07/16 05:20
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Marine Maj. Douglas Zembiec, then a captain, in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2004. He earned a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart during his deployment there. (Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times) In the foyer of the...
2014/07/16 00:20
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... a long list of military commendations from his 27 years of service, including the Silver Star, two Bronze Stars, two Purple Hearts, the Soldier’s Medal and other awards from both the U.S....
2014/07/15 16:13
2014/07/15 16:13
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... our first house with a backyard,” said Esmond. “Today, with unemployment so high among our veterans, it’s more important than ever.” Toyota is helping preserve documents like the...
2014/07/14 05:16
2014/07/14 05:16
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... given many transfusions in which he contracted malaria and hepatitis A & B. He remained in the veterans' hospital in Chicago until late 1946. For his service, he later received the Bronze Star...
2014/07/14 01:24
2014/07/14 01:24
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HARRISON — When Saundra Skiesgelas found the Purple Heart in her aunt's apartment in New Hampshire more than a decade ago, she didn't know defying her relatives' wishes would bring her family closer...
2014/07/14 00:21
2014/07/14 00:21
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... died in 1996 before he opened up about his military service and before Anderson started digging into his military history. �I was trying to do research for a book I was trying to...
2014/07/13 08:31
2014/07/13 08:31
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... St. Peter’s Lutheran Church auditorium. Coast Guard vets meet Wednesday NEPA Coast Guard Veterans Association meeting, Wednesday, 6 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, Route 315, Pittston Twp. Coast...
2014/07/13 02:48
2014/07/13 02:48
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It was at the latter during the Battle of Kamdesh in 2009 when Rodriguez’s bravery earned him a Purple Heart and the Bronze Star Medal With Valor Device. As appreciative as he is of the crowd’s...
2014/07/23 09:16
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