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Veteran's Day

I went to IHOP for Veteran’s Day—they were offering red, white, and blue pancakes to the vets. I wore my Desert Storm because well, I could. 83 more words


Women veterans learn about benefits at first-ever conference

Women veterans in Hawaii gathered at Tripler Army Medical Center’s Kyser Auditorium Saturday for the first Hawaii Women Veteran’s Conference.

Organizers said they wanted to make sure that Hawaii’s women veterans know about the benefits they have earned and where they can go if they have questions about assistance. 301 more words


Unique UTSA Collection Puts Spotlight on Women at War

UT San Antonio Puts Spotlight on Women Veterans:

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The role of women in the armed forces has developed and changed over the centuries. 132 more words

A Call to Pens for Women Veterans

Someone on Twitter reported “How insulting” that I thought I was the only woman veteran writing, so I wanted to write about why I think that. 1,248 more words


The "invisible veterans" ...

What comes to mind when you hear the word “veteran”?

After a random survey, many people visualized old men talking about the big one, WWII.  They see stubbly faced men with eyes that have seen more than a person should see, and memories of deeds that were done that will be locked in their minds, never to be revealed. 657 more words

Calumet Park Cemetery In Merrillville Indiana

Women Veterans from Vietnam

In a Facebook group for women veterans, I recently saw a recommendation for a book on American women veterans of the Vietnam war: Women Vietnam Veterans: Our Untold Stories… 604 more words

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