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Happy Memorial Day

Today is the day we put aside to remember fallen heroes and to pray that no heroes will ever have to die for us again. It’s a day of thanks for the valor of others, a day to remember the … Continue reading

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‘Greatest generation’ veterans sweep past barricades at memorial in their honor

WWII veterans seen breaking the police line so they can view the WWII Memorial that has been closed after government shutdown. story by: Edmund Demarche photo courtesy of: Fox News What was meant to be a final gathering of heroes Tuesday … Continue reading

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Emotional documentary ‘Honor Flight’ thanks WWII veterans for their service

Volunteers and passengers cheer as they land at Dulles International Airport for the Honor Flight Chicago trip that takes World War II veterans to the Washington D.C. memorial. story by: Hollie McKay photo courtesy of: Heather Eidson It has almost been seventy … Continue reading

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Nation pays tribute to sacrifices of veterans

story by: The Associated Press photo courtesy of: Karl Mondon From sea to shining sea, the nation is paying tribute to its members of the armed services, both with somber traditions such as a Virginia wreath-laying ceremony attended by President … Continue reading

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New pic of our IRAQI FREEDOM VETERAN t-shirts

Here is a new pic of our IRAQI FREEDOM VETERAN t-shirts,  showing both white and grey versions. These shirts are super-soft 94% ringspun cotton and 6% ringspun organic cotton blend, and are preshrunk so the fit you get when you … Continue reading

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Sinise helps injured Marine build ‘smart home’

story by: Michael Felberbaum – The Associated Press photo courtesy of: NASCAR Actor Gary Sinise, known for playing Vietnam War amputee Lt. Dan in the film “Forrest Gump,” is keeping his promise to raise money for a southwest Virginia Marine … Continue reading

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Amputee softball players beat odds, other team

story by: Andy Matarrese, Medill News Service photo courtesy of: Lance Cpl. Daniel Wetzel, USMC The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is remarkable to watch, but not necessarily because its members are amputees. Sure, it’s remarkable to see a one-armed … Continue reading

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