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Oldest living Aquinas alum, 100, to participate in homecoming

The oldest living alumnus of Aquinas Institute, Pete Tierney, will take part in the pregame coin toss for Saturday’s homecoming game against St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute of Buffalo. 759 more words

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Army Ranger Cory Remsburg Returns to Haley VA

Army Ranger Cory Remsburg returns each year to James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa to show the staff his progress. He was severely injured in 2009 and spent two years recovering at… 586 more words

U.S. Army

Sacrifices

This week the husband of one of my FaceBook friends returned safely from a 6-month deployment with the Army in Iraq. Another got the news that one of her family members was killed on active duty. 200 more words

NaBloPoMo For September

Learning from the U.S. Army (The 7 Core Values)

If everyone had the core values of LOYALTY, DUTY, RESPECT, SELFLESS SERVICE, HONOUR, INTEGRITY & PERSONAL COURAGE. Won’t we be better off?

Those are CORE VALUES of the U.S Army. 479 more words

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Bud Gerow served with 'Merrill's Marauders' in Burma during WW II

“Merrill’s Marauders” is what newspaper reporters who covered their exploits a lifetime ago during World War II called them. Officially they were the “5307th Composite Unit Provisional,” a long-range penetration special operations jungle warfare unit that fought the Japanese in the jungles of Burma. 983 more words

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How America’s Police Became an Army: The 1033 Program

By Taylor Wofford

As many have noted, Ferguson, Missouri, currently looks like a war zone. And its police—kitted out with Marine-issue camouflage and military-grade body armor, toting short-barreled assault rifles, and rolling around in armored vehicles—are indistinguishable from soldiers. 123 more words

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Missing Army Vet, 27, Found in Hospital

(HOUSTON) — Texas EquuSearch began their search Wednesday for 27-year-old Erica Odom, a U.S. Army veteran of the war in Iraq. It was revealed Thursday morning that she was found in a hospital. 81 more words

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