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[VIDEO] 5 Rifles that won World War II

Thank you to all who have served and those currently serving in the Armed Forces. In honor of Memorial Day, Jim discusses 5 iconic rifles used in battle by the United States Military.

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Memorial Day, USA

For Memorial Day, here’s a photo of my late father-in-law standing at attention at Fort Leonard Wood. This was taken before he shipped out to the Pacific. 103 more words

At Grandpa's House (A Memorial For Mr. Mac)

Munn D. MacLachlan, my Grandpa Mac – affectionately known by many as “Mr. Mac,” died November 26th, 1999; the Friday evening after Thanksgiving. He’s buried at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Il. 1,013 more words

Klobuchar presents Bronze Star to family of WWII veteran

The family of a Minnesota World War II veteran whose military medals were stolen several months ago has received new ones from U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar. 213 more words

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Homecoming

HOMECOMING

By Sam Garfield

May 7, 1955

(Chicago) –In all likelihood Mrs. Margaret Kelly Clark will arrive at the train station early, well before Bud. You see, five years ago her son left for Korea, and today he’s coming home. 559 more words

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What does Memorial Day Mean to You?

Memorial Day is not about picnics and barbecues. It is about showing respect to those who have fought and the many that died for our country. 814 more words

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