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The Hill
Oh my -- did someone forget to say 'thank you for your service?'including over 30,000 wounded. Financial costs are in the trillions. Amazingly
Oh my -- did someone forget to say 'thank you for your service?'
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
including over 30,000 wounded. Financial costs are in the trillions. Amazingly, everyone seems to get adequately memorialized except the troops who have fought - and who are fighting today. The time has come to bring this to an end. There... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Del Dunmire, larger-than-life millionaire, dies at 82his son said, but the split wasn’t for lack of an opulent wedding. Dunmire inv
Del Dunmire, larger-than-life millionaire, dies at 82
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 12 days ago
his son said, but the split wasn’t for lack of an opulent wedding. Dunmire invited the entire city to the Barney Allis Plaza in downtown Kansas City. He rented rooms for the thousands of guests, paid all room service bills and entreated... Read more
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SKY News
Holocaust Museum: Stop Playing Pokemon GO Herefrom the game. "Technology can be an important learning tool, but this game fa
Holocaust Museum: Stop Playing Pokemon GO Here
SKY News / Posted 13 days ago
from the game. "Technology can be an important learning tool, but this game falls far outside of our educational and memorial mission." The museum is one of the many places where players can come across Pokemon, but it is also a Pokestop... Read more
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MLive.com
'The Moving Wall' memorial is coming to Sanford, Michigan Vietnam wall to Saginawwhite letters on a black background spell out 58,479 names. They are the names
'The Moving Wall' memorial is coming to Sanford, Michigan Vietnam wall to Saginaw
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
white letters on a black background spell out 58,479 names. They are the names of U.S. service members killed during the Vietnam War. The Moving Wall, a half-size replica of the well-known Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., will be on... Read more
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The Signal
Jerry Schwartz: Korean veteran – Valencia residentJerry Schwartz was born Memorial Day, May 30, 1934 in Brooklyn, N.Y. and he att
Jerry Schwartz: Korean veteran – Valencia resident
The Signal / Posted 24 days ago
Jerry Schwartz was born Memorial Day, May 30, 1934 in Brooklyn, N.Y. and he attended Thomas Jefferson High School graduating June 1952. Straight out of high school, Jerry attended the Academy of Aeronautics in Queens, New York, but on Sept. 20, 1953,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and moreantique cars and a large variety of bands. Free. www.alamedaparade.com. A Gree
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and more
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
antique cars and a large variety of bands. Free. www.alamedaparade.com. A Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration: Noon4 p.m. Memorial Park, 1325 Portland Ave. Albany Lion's Pancake Breakfast: 9 a.m.-Noon, Albany Lions Watermelon Eating Contest:... Read more
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Philly.com
The ultimate guide to your July 4th weekend in Philadelphiafireworks. On Saturday, the United States Army Band provides a night of patriot
The ultimate guide to your July 4th weekend in Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
fireworks. On Saturday, the United States Army Band provides a night of patriotic music. Best places to watch? Try Great Plaza, Blue Cross RiverRink Summerfest, Independence Seaport Museum (free for members, $16 for non-members), Spruce Street... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Freedom isn’t given, it’s earned, and these guys earned it for us’to.” On Tuesday, another June day 72 years later, Mastrangelo sat in a wheelch
‘Freedom isn’t given, it’s earned, and these guys earned it for us’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
to.” On Tuesday, another June day 72 years later, Mastrangelo sat in a wheelchair in the midst of the vast World War II Memorial. Dwarfed by the 17-foot-tall granite pillars circling the memorial’s expansive plaza, he was one of 66 WWII and... Read more

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