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Transition Back To Civilian Life Tough For This Veteran

Transition back to civilian tough for this veteran


Recorder Staff

GREENFIELD — Shannon (Hosmer) Gamlin says it hasn’t been easy returning to a life she walked away from a decade ago. 1,376 more words


1954 Montreal Royals Team Photo . . . Dick Whitman

He lost his big league job to Duke Snider and had to compete for playing time with Roberto Clemente, but Dick Whitman still managed to forge out a 13-year career in professional baseball. 810 more words

Philadelphia Phillies

Purple Hearts of Yesterday and Today

COSMOS last night was wonderful. What continues to be missed is how – intentionally or not – the lesson is being pounded that science is… 519 more words

News & Notes

Purple Heart Recipient Praises Pre-Deployment Training


By Tech. Sgt. Melissa Phillips, USAF (former name)
Special to American Forces Press Service

DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del., Aug. 23, 2006 – Whenever Air Force Tech. 718 more words


Afghanistan Veteran From NH Being Honored With Purple Heart

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man is being honored with a Purple Heart following his service in Afghanistan.

Sergeant First Class Paul Dimond of Manchester was injured in December 2011 when insurgents attacked his unit with an IED during an Afghan National Army graduation ceremony in Kandahar, Afghanistan. 105 more words



Never in the history of American politics has this country’s military veterans been so united in their opposition to a particular Presidential candidate.

The disgraceful actions of… 778 more words

Jeep Fact Friday! March 21, 2014

Welcome to another edition of Jeep Fact Friday!

In 1943 the Marine Corps awarded a Purple Heart to a Willys MB named “Old Faithful” for its role in the Guadalcanal Campaign.