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The Post-Journal
Raymond J. RossMedal, the Invasion of Normandy Medal and the New York State Meritorious Medal.
Raymond J. Ross
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Medal, the Invasion of Normandy Medal and the New York State Meritorious Medal. He was also a strong sup-porter of the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Prior to his retirement in 1986, he was employed as a press operator for the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Honor Flight Maine is taking 27 veterans of WWII to Washington DC this weekendEarl was hired by the Department of Veterans Affairs to work in a small clinic
Honor Flight Maine is taking 27 veterans of WWII to Washington DC this weekend
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
Earl was hired by the Department of Veterans Affairs to work in a small clinic in Springfield, Ohio. In May of 2004, the World War II Memorial was finally completed and dedicated in Washington, D.C. and quickly became the topic of discussion... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Honor Flight Maine is taking 27 veterans of WWII to Washington DC this weekendEarl was hired by the Department of Veterans Affairs to work in a small clinic
Honor Flight Maine is taking 27 veterans of WWII to Washington DC this weekend
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
Earl was hired by the Department of Veterans Affairs to work in a small clinic in Springfield, Ohio. In May of 2004, the World War II Memorial was finally completed and dedicated in Washington, D.C. and quickly became the topic of discussion... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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My EastText
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
My EastText / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and moreand arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual takin
Bob Dole reflects on Trump, the GOP and more
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
and arm. But even at this age, Dole keeps a busy schedule with one ritual taking priority: every Saturday, Dole visits the World War II Memorial in Washington, sitting in his wheelchair to greet his fellow veterans as they come to reminisce about... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pokemon Go on National Mall welcome, but considered inappropriate at sacred sitesNational Archives, the National Museum of Natural History, the National Museum
Pokemon Go on National Mall welcome, but considered inappropriate at sacred sites
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
National Archives, the National Museum of Natural History, the National Museum of American History and even the National World War II Memorial. “[We play] like on the elevator and just kind of in between exhibits, not standing in front of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Vets Of WWII Company Reunite At Soldier’s Circleof the unit able to attend the reunion, now in its 33rd year. The three vetera
Vets Of WWII Company Reunite At Soldier’s Circle
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
of the unit able to attend the reunion, now in its 33rd year. The three veterans, huddling close, lay a wreath at the World War II memorial plaque and bowed their heads during a three-volley rifle salute by the local Vietnam Veterans of... Read more
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FOX News
Veterans say wading in WWII memorial's Rainbow Pool 'disrespectful'point this summer, particularly during last week’s heat wave. Holly Rotondi, e
Veterans say wading in WWII memorial's Rainbow Pool 'disrespectful'
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
point this summer, particularly during last week’s heat wave. Holly Rotondi, executive director of Friends of the National World War II Memorial, told The Washington Post that she recently received a phone call from the son of a World War II... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
World War II memorial to open at county airportthe name and it’ll have all the information connected to that person.” Beginni
World War II memorial to open at county airport
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
the name and it’ll have all the information connected to that person.” Beginnings The inspiration to create a permanent World War II memorial came from Steve Justus and Kathrin Burleson, co-founders of North Coast Honor Flight, a nonprofit... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A different view of historic Fredericksburg at Airport Dineras families look over some of the 1,000 wall plaques honoring individuals, unit
A different view of historic Fredericksburg at Airport Diner
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
as families look over some of the 1,000 wall plaques honoring individuals, units or ships that served in the Pacific in World War II. Memorial bricks also honor U.S. veterans, not just those from World War II. Restored WWII vehicles and... Read more
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Bay Weekly
The Men Who Saved the Worlda waitlist with 21,032 veterans eager to visit the nation’s memorials, accordin
The Men Who Saved the World
Bay Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
a waitlist with 21,032 veterans eager to visit the nation’s memorials, according to honorflight.org ... As they enter the World War II Memorial, Kansas Congressman Tim Huelskamp greets the veterans from his state. Last summer, Senator Bob Dole... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
World War II memorial on Hackensack River in jeopardy of losing spaceNEW JERSEY -- A World War II memorial that has been on the Hackensack River sin
World War II memorial on Hackensack River in jeopardy of losing space
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 22 days ago
NEW JERSEY -- A World War II memorial that has been on the Hackensack River since 1972 is now in jeopardy of losing space for part of the exhibit. The U.S.S. Ling, which is moored on the river for public tours and education, has a space for... Read more
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Bay Weekly
First Person Presentpanels created by sculptor Ray Kaskey and set into the balustrades of the north
First Person Present
Bay Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
panels created by sculptor Ray Kaskey and set into the balustrades of the north and south ceremonial entrance walls of the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. The panels depict the all-out mobilization of America’s agricultural, industrial... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
For veterans who can't travel, virtual reality offers a way to see the WWII memorialhave the necessary means to do so. For World War II veteran Ernest Reitzel, it
For veterans who can't travel, virtual reality offers a way to see the WWII memorial
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
have the necessary means to do so. For World War II veteran Ernest Reitzel, it's about finally paying his respects at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. Reitzel, 90, is physically unable to travel far beyond his home in Buffalo, New... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SPECIAL REPORT | Honor flight shows Kentucky veterans 'how great our country is'the heart of Washington, D.C. -- three war memorials and a trip to the Iwo Jima
SPECIAL REPORT | Honor flight shows Kentucky veterans 'how great our country is'
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
the heart of Washington, D.C. -- three war memorials and a trip to the Iwo Jima Memorial and Arlington National Cemetery. World War II Memorial According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, an estimated 640 World War II veterans die each day... Read more
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NBC Washington
Debate Rages Over Use of Pool at National War MemorialThe Rainbow Pool at the National World War II Memorial may look inviting on a h
Debate Rages Over Use of Pool at National War Memorial
NBC Washington / Posted 25 days ago
The Rainbow Pool at the National World War II Memorial may look inviting on a hot day, but those who choose to wade in the water are breaking National Park Service rules. And some visitors say choosing to go for a dip in the pool is disrespectful to... Read more
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Havre Daily News
HHS band member reflects on day in Washington, D.C.The statue is so huge, and the writings on the wall just bring it all together.
HHS band member reflects on day in Washington, D.C.
Havre Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
The statue is so huge, and the writings on the wall just bring it all together. After dinner, we started our night at the World War II memorial. The ring of states and territories around the center pond is phenomenally beautiful. The golden stars... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Faith: Getting emotional about my countrylast week when the congregation sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” Is something wr
Faith: Getting emotional about my country
Clovis News Journal / Posted 28 days ago
last week when the congregation sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” Is something wrong with me? Some summers ago, I saw the World War II memorial in Washington, D.C. Charlie, Buffy and I had a chance to go to Washington, D.C. and the World War II... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Longtime volunteer named grand marshall of Ishpeming Fourth of July Paradesaid Leverton is well known for his activities in numerous volunteer organizati
Longtime volunteer named grand marshall of Ishpeming Fourth of July Parade
The Mining Journal / Posted 29 days ago
said Leverton is well known for his activities in numerous volunteer organizations over the years. Posing in front of the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., during the Upper Peninsula Honor Flight in September are, from left, Ishpeming... Read more
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Roll Call
10 Ways to Spend the Fourth in D.C.Luther King, Jr. Memorial up close. Have you taken photographs in front of the
10 Ways to Spend the Fourth in D.C.
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
Luther King, Jr. Memorial up close. Have you taken photographs in front of the columns of your favorite states yet at the World War II memorial? This weekend’s your chance. 10. Toast to politics Everyone's favorite Capitol Hill bars are having... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Freedom isn’t given, it’s earned, and these guys earned it for us’“I had to.” On Tuesday, another June day 72 years later, Mastrangelo sat in a
‘Freedom isn’t given, it’s earned, and these guys earned it for us’
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
“I had 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... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Discover the man-made wonders of the National Park Serviceoldest of these nine sites, also known as America’s front yard. The eight other
Discover the man-made wonders of the National Park Service
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
oldest of these nine sites, also known as America’s front yard. The eight others are the Lincoln Memorial (1922); National World War II Memorial (2004); Thomas Jefferson Memorial (1943); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (1982); Martin Luther King Jr.... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Vet served as lead scout in WWIIproud to have served his country. "I was drafted into combat and did what I ha
Vet served as lead scout in WWII
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
proud to have served his country. "I was drafted into combat and did what I had to," he said. Kittle said he has attended Honor Flight events and has traveled to Washington, D.C., for the World War II memorial dedication and recognition of vetera... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Richard Melvin Morrisonand was usually upset at the Lions. He was at every UP Honor Flight to honor th
Richard Melvin Morrison
The Mining Journal / Posted 1 months ago
and was usually upset at the Lions. He was at every UP Honor Flight to honor the Veterans heading to Washington DC to the World War II Memorial and he was there to salute them upon their return. Richard is survived by 3 children: Marsha Marie... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Richard Melvin Morrisonwas usually upset at the Lions. He was at every U.P. Honor Flight to honor the
Richard Melvin Morrison
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
was usually upset at the Lions. He was at every U.P. Honor Flight to honor the veterans heading to Washington, D.C. to the World War II Memorial and was there to salute them upon their return. Richard is survived by three children, Marsha Marie... Read more

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