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Standing In Shoes: A Slightly Poetic Tone

Driving to work, through the south side of town, my views are filled with cracked concrete and failed businesses. The people walking here aren’t real to me. 238 more words


Local Veteran Gets Last Wish to See War Memorial

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – There’s likely to be some tears shed at St. Louis Lambert International Airport this weekend.

A local war veteran battling terminal cancer is getting his fondest wish to see the Vietnam War Memorial in person, thanks to a free plane ride provided by the “Greater St. 78 more words


National PTSD Awareness Day

Veterans are not the only Americans who suffer with Post Traumatic Stress injuries. They are simply the most visible group most frequently associated with it. 71 more words

Wm H Bartley: Civil War Soldier

William H Bartley is my maternal 2nd great grandfather. His parents were William H. Bartley and Sarah Horner. He was born in 1831, probably in Newburgh, N.Y and died in 1880. 471 more words


What Veterans Look Like After A Decade Of War In The Middle East In 10+ Shocking Pics By David Jay & James Nachtwey

Wars never really objective, because even though they may finish on the battleground, numerous veterans bring the war back home and are forced to live with them for the rest of their lives. 1,092 more words

[FIXED TRANSLATIONS] Yoo Ah In Exempt From Mandatory Military Service After 5th Medical Examination + Full Agency's Statement

(Note: Half of the article below is translated by soompi, but since soompi translation is lacking important words and forgot to add several facts, we made a bit corrections. 1,355 more words


Legion Riders Cruisin'

This past Sunday, several SW Iowa Legion Riders and a few local Veterans took a leisurely cruise to The Back Forty in Macedonia, Iowa. This short cruise was published on the Western Iowa Riders Facebook page late last week. 121 more words