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Sgt Sylvia Applebaum Levy

Sgt Sylvia Applebaum Levy

USMC 1943 -46

By Barbara Steever

My mother was from Philadelphia,  stationed in San Diego and then sent to Pearl Harbor where she was in the radio corps.   346 more words


Honoring veterans' service

Over the weekend, I attended a Stand-Up for Women Vets. And what exactly is a Stand-up? While I don’t know where the phrase, Stand-up, originated; perhaps it indicates showing support, like when we stand for the national anthem. 598 more words


Representative and Iraq War Veteran on War and Peace

Representative Tulsi Gabbard (HI) talks about War and Peace and rebuilding our country again.

This is a Veteran I respect and others like her.


Women Vets and Women in Combat

Melanie Espinal – Special to the Southern News

When the adrenaline gets going it doesn’t matter if women are built the same way as men, said Jennifer Smith, they can do anything a man can do. 957 more words


Dear Little Freedom Fighter

Feature photo credit: Salem-News.com, Arizona Department of Veteran Services

On Saturday, I attended the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals Gala in head-to-toe 80’s attire. 900 more words


Women Veterans Unconference

This weekend was the first Women Veterans Unconference.

I’m glad that I was feeling well enough to make it for at least a few hours each day. 215 more words

Montgomery County War Veteran Competes For Push-Up Princess Title

By Stephanie Stahl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — On the CBS3 Health Watch, celebrating the beauty and power of women who serve in the military with a special competition. 414 more words