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Vietnam Veteran Who Gave Back Medal of Honor Dies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Charlie Liteky, an Army chaplain in Vietnam who won the Medal of Honor for rescuing more than 20 wounded men but later gave it back in protest and became a peace activist, has died. 403 more words

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For No Good Reason by Steve Banko

Steve Banko dedicates his firs novel, For No Good Reason (No Frills Buffalo/Amelia Press, 318 pp., $14.95, paper), to the 1st Cavalry Division Garryowen troopers of Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry who fought and died on December 3, 1968. 308 more words

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President Obama Surprises Biden With Nation's Highest Civilian Honor

WASHINGTON (CBSLA.com) —  President Barack Obama surprised his vice president Thursday.

The president awarded Joe Biden the nation’s highest civilian award, the medal of freedom. 236 more words

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Joe Biden Receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom (With Distinction) -- Full Video Coverage.

by Anura Guruge

This was without doubt the BEST THING that has happened today,
Thursday, January 12, 2017.

Please watch it. It will make YOUR DAY. 25 more words

Anura Guruge

Lost and Found – January 10th Edition

What to remember about January 10th…

  • 1776  Exiled loyalist and Governor of North Carolina calls for subjects to rise up against patriot “Insurrection”, only 1500 answer the call…
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WPC: Names - Capitol

Walking through the state capitol building one sees names everywhere. At our first stop we see the large plaque listing the Indiana’s Congressional Medal of Honor recipients. 121 more words

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