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KERA North Texas
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decadesto commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be de
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decades
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 hours ago
to commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be designed by Maya Lin, famed creator of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Cordero was 33 at the time he received the letter. "I immediately called my... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decadesto commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be de
The Pain Of Police Killings Can Last Decades
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
to commemorate Roman Ducksworth as a civil rights martyr on a memorial to be designed by Maya Lin, famed creator of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Cordero was 33 at the time he received the letter. "I immediately called my... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Vietnam Traveling Wall Committee presents plaque, helps fund exhibitMemorial Wall was available for 24-hour viewing for four days at the Breitung T
Vietnam Traveling Wall Committee presents plaque, helps fund exhibit
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
Memorial Wall was available for 24-hour viewing for four days at the Breitung Township Cemetery in Quinnesec. Like the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., the traveling wall includes the names of more than 58,000 men and women who... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
No school cafeteria? Then it's lunch in the gymCourt Cafe. The KHS cafeteria remodel started last May, but it's not done yet,
No school cafeteria? Then it's lunch in the gym
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
Court Cafe. The KHS cafeteria remodel started last May, but it's not done yet, so they set up the Center Court Cafe. Vietnam veterans memorial wall in Longview nearing completionVietnam veterans memorial wall in Longview nearing... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Vietnam veterans memorial wall in Longview nearing completionGill and his band headlined 2016's Tyler Cattle Barons Gala, proving to everyon
Vietnam veterans memorial wall in Longview nearing completion
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
Gill and his band headlined 2016's Tyler Cattle Barons Gala, proving to everyone that true talent is ageless. Vietnam veterans memorial wall in Longview nearing... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
FMCC makes plans for Sept. 11 memorial weekendbe held to welcome the Vietnam Traveling Wall that will be visiting campus. Th
FMCC makes plans for Sept. 11 memorial weekend
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
be held to welcome the Vietnam Traveling Wall that will be visiting campus. The wall is a smaller traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. The wall lists the names of more than 58,000 Americans who died during... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Vietnam veterans honored at The Wall That Healsfor their heroism with five days of events. The Wall That Heals is in Western
Vietnam veterans honored at The Wall That Heals
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
for their heroism with five days of events. The Wall That Heals is in Western Massachusetts. The half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. has been at the Big E since Friday. The wall is significant because it gives an... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Global War On Terror Wall Of Remembrance To Visit West Hartfordhe was able to find some closure. He was in East Hartford to see the Vietnam Tr
Global War On Terror Wall Of Remembrance To Visit West Hartford
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
he was able to find some closure. He was in East Hartford to see the Vietnam Traveling Wall, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. "It's a way of saying goodbye," Galgano said. "My experience with the Vietnam... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremonyplans were changed at the last minute. An Australian serviceman holds a wreath
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremony
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
plans were changed at the last minute. An Australian serviceman holds a wreath to be laid at the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Service in Sydney on Aug 18, 2016. More than 1,000 Vietnam war veterans and their families had... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremonywere changed at the last minute. An Australian serviceman (L) holds a wreath t
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremony
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
were changed at the last minute. An Australian serviceman (L) holds a wreath to be laid at the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Service in Sydney on August 18, 2016 More than 1,000 Vietnam war veterans and their families had... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Service & Sacrifice: Private GriefReturning to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall took unique courage for one Kno
Service & Sacrifice: Private Grief
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 6 days ago
Returning to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall took unique courage for one Knoxville woman. “In 2001 my ex-husband who was a Vietnam veteran came to the memorial up here and committed suicide,” said Cheri Kemp, as she sat on a bench on the grounds... Read more
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Deseret News
Multination ceremony honors Vietnam vetsFrank Clayton moves a wreath after a ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Multination ceremony honors Vietnam vets
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
Frank Clayton moves a wreath after a ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the grounds of the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Thursday. The multinational ceremony, which honored American and Australian veterans of the Vietnam War, was... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Toowoomba remembers Battle of Long Tanour bit the best way we could and when we got home, got on with life.” Soldier
Toowoomba remembers Battle of Long Tan
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
our bit the best way we could and when we got home, got on with life.” Soldiers were honoured in a ceremony held at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Mother's Memorial Park yesterday and later gathered at the RSL. Mr Morrison said the memorial... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Top of the townHeller Hoenstine Funeral Home. Tillie's Sunshine Clown will entertain children
Top of the town
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Heller Hoenstine Funeral Home. Tillie's Sunshine Clown will entertain children from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Beech Street. A Vietnam Veterans Memorial Service will take place at 1 p.m. at the circle on Fifth Avenue. The Burnham Community Day raffle... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Good Times in Goodrich lauds successful 16th year | August 18, 2016Photos by Paula K. Schmidt Next year’s festival is slated for Aug. 5, 2017 and
Good Times in Goodrich lauds successful 16th year | August 18, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 7 days ago
Photos by Paula K. Schmidt Next year’s festival is slated for Aug. 5, 2017 and Green said they have already booked the Vietnam Veterans memorial wall, a few new events along with more vendor’s, food, cars, trucks and family fun. This year the... Read more
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The Burton View
Good Times in Goodrich lauds successful 16th year | August 18, 2016Photos by Paula K. Schmidt Next year’s festival is slated for Aug. 5, 2017 and
Good Times in Goodrich lauds successful 16th year | August 18, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 7 days ago
Photos by Paula K. Schmidt Next year’s festival is slated for Aug. 5, 2017 and Green said they have already booked the Vietnam Veterans memorial wall, a few new events along with more vendor’s, food, cars, trucks and family fun. This year the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Ipswich guide to Vietnam Veterans Dayand Ipswich Sub-branches will be represented as well as the RAFF association F
Ipswich guide to Vietnam Veterans Day
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
and Ipswich Sub-branches will be represented as well as the RAFF association Following on from the service there is also the Vietnam veterans memorial concert starting at 7.30pm - it's free! Goodna Vietnam Veterans Day Veteran's march: Se... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Vietnam Memorial is helping veterans and the communityWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A replica Vietnam Veterans Memorial that trave
Vietnam Memorial is helping veterans and the community
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A replica Vietnam Veterans Memorial that travels throughout the country has made it’s way here to western Massachusetts. The Wall that Heals is a half scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C.... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Jennie Rehnberg: A Daughter of the American Revolution honors New Milford veteransto push for her most ambitious project yet: She, and the DAR, plan to bring The
Jennie Rehnberg: A Daughter of the American Revolution honors New Milford veterans
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
to push for her most ambitious project yet: She, and the DAR, plan to bring The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, to New Milford in late October. “Some veterans never got a chance to visit the wall,” she said.... Read more
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Victor Post
What's Up With that?: Rightful owner of Purple Heart foundBeing the only son, I kept my identity.”And now he has the medals.Alger invited
What's Up With that?: Rightful owner of Purple Heart found
Victor Post / Posted 8 days ago
Being the only son, I kept my identity.”And now he has the medals.Alger invited Lampman and his family to the Farmington Vietnam Veterans memorial benefit concert last Saturday, so he could receive the medals. What she didn’t know was that his... Read more
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MPNnow.com
What's Up With that?: Rightful owner of Purple Heart foundBeing the only son, I kept my identity.”And now he has the medals.Alger invited
What's Up With that?: Rightful owner of Purple Heart found
MPNnow.com / Posted 9 days ago
Being the only son, I kept my identity.”And now he has the medals.Alger invited Lampman and his family to the Farmington Vietnam Veterans memorial benefit concert last Saturday, so he could receive the medals. What she didn’t know was that his... Read more
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NBC Washington
Vietnam Vet Rides From Texas to DC to Get Names of Fallen Shipmates on MemorialVietnam veteran just completed a grueling bicycle ride from his hometown outsid
Vietnam Vet Rides From Texas to DC to Get Names of Fallen Shipmates on Memorial
NBC Washington / Posted 9 days ago
Vietnam veteran just completed a grueling bicycle ride from his hometown outside of Dallas to Capitol Hill. Del Francis called it his “ride for recognition” -- an effort to get the names of his fallen shipmates added to the Vietnam Veterans Memor... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
NTX Man, 74, Rides Bike to DC for Fallen Veteransship, the USS Frank Evans, sunk when it collided with another ship. But the vic
NTX Man, 74, Rides Bike to DC for Fallen Veterans
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
ship, the USS Frank Evans, sunk when it collided with another ship. But the victims' names have never been added to the Vietnam Veterans memorial because the incident happened outside the official combat zone. Francis rode to raise awareness,... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Granite for Vietnam War Memorial heads to West MichiganWASHINGTON - MAY 03: Ann Pruett reaches to touch the name of her husband, Richa
Granite for Vietnam War Memorial heads to West Michigan
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON - MAY 03: Ann Pruett reaches to touch the name of her husband, Richard Monroe Pruett, which was added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial May 3, 2007 in Washington, DC. Pruett's husband, Richard Monroe Pruett, who died in 2005 from wounds... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
GO GUIDE: Take in a concertadult, and $24 seniors. Buy tickets at pbtheatre.org or call 508-224-4888. The
GO GUIDE: Take in a concert
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 11 days ago
adult, and $24 seniors. Buy tickets at pbtheatre.org or call 508-224-4888. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concertinformation or to enter a car in the show, call Eric Hurt at 508-947-5406. The
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concert
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
information or to enter a car in the show, call Eric Hurt at 508-947-5406. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Vet takes up fight for memorialhelicopters in Afghanistan, stood rapt as hundreds of veterans from Rolling Thu
Vet takes up fight for memorial
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
helicopters in Afghanistan, stood rapt as hundreds of veterans from Rolling Thunder passed by on their annual trek to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Mixed in with the gray beards of the Vietnam soldiers were youthful faces, dozens of post-9/11... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Salute to Vietnam veteransanniversary of the Battle Long Tan. Maureen Patch and Ian Birch watch as a Car
Salute to Vietnam veterans
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
anniversary of the Battle Long Tan. Maureen Patch and Ian Birch watch as a Caribou aircraft performs a fly over during the Vietnam Veterans memorial service and commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan at Flagstaff Hill.... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Moving Wall visits WalthamThe Moving Wall, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washin
The Moving Wall visits Waltham
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
The Moving Wall, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., has arrived at Gore Place in Waltham, where it is open to the public through 8 a.m. on Monday. The memorial is a half-size replica of the national memorial... Read more
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Air Force Times
Thanking Vietnam veterans — unsung, unseen American warriorsuniform during this turbulent period in our country's history, including the 58
Thanking Vietnam veterans — unsung, unseen American warriors
Air Force Times / Posted 12 days ago
uniform during this turbulent period in our country's history, including the 58,000-plus whose names are inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.; these Vietnam veterans already have passed and will not experience their... Read more
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Times News
Gold Star father keeps watch at War on Terror Memoriallists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the
Gold Star father keeps watch at War on Terror Memorial
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
lists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the Vietnam War. The half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., was disassembled Monday and is headed to its next temporary location. As an... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
GO GUIDE: Enjoy art in PembrokeFor information: 508-994- 2900, zeiterion.org or nbwhalingbluesfest.com. The M
GO GUIDE: Enjoy art in Pembroke
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
For information: 508-994- 2900, zeiterion.org or nbwhalingbluesfest.com. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobsterruns through Sept. 19, followed by the playoffs. See the full schedule. The Mo
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobster
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
runs through Sept. 19, followed by the playoffs. See the full schedule. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Gold Star father keeps watch at memoriallists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the
Gold Star father keeps watch at memorial
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
lists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the Vietnam War. The half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., was disassembled Monday and is headed to its next temporary location. As an... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Gold Star father keeps watch at memoriallists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the
Gold Star father keeps watch at memorial
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
lists the names of all U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines killed in the Vietnam War. The half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., was disassembled Monday and is headed to its next temporary location. As an... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hinghammany in a typical year. The best locations are open areas away from lights. Th
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hingham
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
many in a typical year. The best locations are open areas away from lights. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
GO GUIDE: Enjoy art in PembrokeCall 781-784-5691 ext. 8103 after 7 p.m. for a recorded message. The Moving Wa
GO GUIDE: Enjoy art in Pembroke
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
Call 781-784-5691 ext. 8103 after 7 p.m. for a recorded message. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
MARK SHIELDS: I'll never forget being in company of America's true heroesWills.” These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all f
MARK SHIELDS: I'll never forget being in company of America's true heroes
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Wills.” These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all five can be found on the wall of Washington’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial. That memorial is a place where Gore had visited more than once but where former House Speaker Newt... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's band"The New Blue Review," 6 to 8 p.m., off Edgehill Road in Braintree. Free. The
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's band
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
"The New Blue Review," 6 to 8 p.m., off Edgehill Road in Braintree. Free. The Moving Wall, the half sized replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, be on display through Sunday at Gore Place on Grove Street in Waltham. Free and open... Read more
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TribLIVE
Photos of 25 Vietnam veterans from Westmoreland sought for ‘Wall of Faces’ project31, 1966. • Edward E. Whalen of Arnold, Marine Corps, killed April 22, 1968.
Photos of 25 Vietnam veterans from Westmoreland sought for ‘Wall of Faces’ project
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
31, 1966. • Edward E. Whalen of Arnold, Marine Corps, killed April 22, 1968. There are 58,315 names on “The Wall,” the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., but nearly one in six is faceless. Officials from the nonprofit Vietnam... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
LettersAugust 14, at 11 am the Vietnam Veterans Association-Illawarra Sub Branch will
Letters
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
August 14, at 11 am the Vietnam Veterans Association-Illawarra Sub Branch will commemorate the day with a service at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Flagstaff Hill, Wollongong Harbour. Maureen will deliver the address. Courtesy of HARS a Caribou... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Book sale, signing at military museumstory of war that will have readers needing to catch their breath but unable to
Book sale, signing at military museum
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
story of war that will have readers needing to catch their breath but unable to turn away. All royalties benefit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund. Wisconsin journalist Jennifer Rude Klett will be signing "Alamo Doughboy," marching into the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
In the company of heroesWills." These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all f
In the company of heroes
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Wills." These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all five can be found on the wall of Washington's Vietnam Veterans Memorial. That memorial is a place where Gore had visited more than once but where former House Speaker Newt... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mighty muscle fundraiser held at Next Fitness Crossfit Center in AgawamSpringfield Fire Department hopes to raise about $500-dollars to buy an 18-foot
Mighty muscle fundraiser held at Next Fitness Crossfit Center in Agawam
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
Springfield Fire Department hopes to raise about $500-dollars to buy an 18-foot American flag that will be displayed at the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Breakfast on August 20th. The traveling Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial is set to make a three-day... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
In the company of heroesWills." These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all f
In the company of heroes
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Wills." These men were all from Smith County, Tennessee, and the names of all five can be found on the wall of Washington's Vietnam Veterans Memorial. That memorial is a place where Gore had visited more than once but where former House Speaker Newt... Read more
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Daily Herald
Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica travels to Florain and around Carroll County over the next few days won't have to travel to Was
Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica travels to Flora
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
in and around Carroll County over the next few days won't have to travel to Washington, D.C. to pay their respects at its Vietnam Veterans Memorial - a replica of that monument is coming to them. The Wall that Heals, a half-size replica of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Republican Castille won't vote for Trumpto say anything? I have met many Gold Star mothers (and fathers, sisters, and
Republican Castille won't vote for Trump
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
to say anything? I have met many Gold Star mothers (and fathers, sisters, and brothers) at ceremonies at the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial. They need not utter a single word - we know their loss; we know their grieving. We have nothing... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dennis Norwood, Through The Lens: A Nation’s Grief Comes Hometoo late, you’re riveted and the emotions just pour forth.” Gerry Stegmaier wr
Dennis Norwood, Through The Lens: A Nation’s Grief Comes Home
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
too late, you’re riveted and the emotions just pour forth.” Gerry Stegmaier wrote in Among Friends, the newsletter of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, “This emotional outpouring and the pride of having participated in a parade honoring Vietnam... Read more
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The Record-Journal
SUMMER SCENE: For a 12th summer, players in this soccer tournament Kick For A Cause MyRecordJournal.com |WALLINGFORD — A line of cars, colorful tents and a large crowd filled Vietnam V
SUMMER SCENE: For a 12th summer, players in this soccer tournament Kick For A Cause MyRecordJournal.com |
The Record-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
WALLINGFORD — A line of cars, colorful tents and a large crowd filled Vietnam Veterans Memorial Field in Wallingford to celebrate the 12th annual Kick For A Cause soccer tournament on Sunday afternoon. This weekend was one of the better tournaments,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
August 2, 2016we attempt to ensure that all unborn babies receive the same gift — the right t
August 2, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
we attempt to ensure that all unborn babies receive the same gift — the right to life? TONY BATTAGLIA DUNMORE Hails memorial park Editor: On July 27, a group of right-minded people met at Scranton Memorial Stadium to unveil the renderings... Read more
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