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Acadiana organization provides free home repairs to veteran

An Acadiana veteran from Breaux Bridge received a few free home repairs courtesy of the ‘Veterans Helping Veterans’ program  Saturday morning.

Joseph Felix, was given a new kitchen floor and frame for his front door. 72 more words

News

Veterans In Film & Television

When I was a child there was a dream that I had and it was with a camera. Now you would say what would a kid do with a camera or even dream about one. 406 more words

Film

Homeless Oklahoma Veteran's Dying Wish to Be Granted

After being diagnosed with terminal cancer and given only three weeks to live, a beloved Marine had one last wish: to be buried in uniform, along with a Marine Corps flag. 313 more words

Nation/World

I just saw the article posted below from a post on Facebook by Operator as Fuck (give their FB and Instagram a follow while you’re at it). 879 more words

So clear, so vivid

I am traveling down

The narrow road, past

Checkpoint 201; halfway there

I think, running the gauntlet we call

IED alley. The landscape is as it was… 218 more words

Iraq

Marathon des Sables is No Match for Injured Army Veteran

Marathon des Sables is No Match for Injured Army Veteran

The Marathon des Sables is considered the toughest footrace in the world. Known simply as the MdS, the race is a gruelling multi-stage adventure through a formidable landscape in one of the world’s most inhospitable climates – the Sahara desert. 319 more words

Army

Voodoo Two-Six

From smoke and chaos she appeared like an angel

Quiet at first and then deafening

Olive-drab bird, cross of red

Voodoo 2-6… carry me away… 123 more words

Iraq