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World War II POWs From Colorado Get Long-Delayed Medals

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Stooped with age but still smiling and joking, three Colorado veterans who were taken prisoner by the German military in World War II got their medals Thursday, more than 70 years after they were liberated. 496 more words

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July 2, 2015: Followers, Lost Friends, 805 Literary Magazine

1) Followers: The GreenLand Diaries began to follow my blog back on April 7, 2015  http://en.gravatar.com/greenlanddiary. Greenland Diaries is a book, I think because there are reviews located at  https://greenlanddiary.wordpress.com/2015/03/01/early-reviews-of-the-greenland-diaries-days-1-100/ 371 more words

Writing

Re-Boot Camp - Day 25 - Gift to the World

As I was heading to bed last night, there was a line of thought I was vaguely following.  It was around what I’m meant to do in life. 353 more words

RE-Boot Camp

He made 4 combat jumps with 82nd Airborne - Sgt. Miale jumped in Sicily, Italy, France & Holland

Frank Miale made four combat jumps with the 82nd Airborne Division in World War II. He survived the war, came home and wrote a book called “Stragedy” about his war experiences. 1,536 more words

World War II

My Father-My Hero. A Father’s Day Tribute

Many girls growing up find that their first hero is their father.  My father remained my hero throughout his life and even after his death. 834 more words

Inspirational

Kenny Haynes - "Now You're Claiming Amphib?"...Bitch

Recently a group of active duty military members sent information on Reaper_0321 who is a person named Kenneth R Haynes and goes by “Kenny”. Kenny live in Arizona with his girlfriend Lyndsey and two dogs.  308 more words

1st Division

A clerk's duty and service: U.S. Army vet flourishes at Berrien County Courthouse

By Tony Wittkowski | Business Reporter | The Herald Palladium

ST. JOSEPH – Iraq War veteran Rebecca Payne almost died in a suicide bomber attack 10 years ago. 762 more words

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