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Lt. Cmd. Edward Henry

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Michael Lt. Cmd. Edward Henry “Butch” O’Hare From St. Louis, Missouri Fighting Squadron Three (VF-3) March 13, 1914 – November 26, 1943 (more…)

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Maj. Dick Winters

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested & Written By Beth Maj. Dick Winters 92 years old from Hershey, Pennsylvania Company E, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division January 21, 1918 – January 2, 2011 (more…)

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Veteran’s Day Offers/Freebies

This from the Louisiana Department of Veteran’s Affairs In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, restaurants, retail stores and entertainment centers across the country are offering some truly amazing deals and some okay deals for everyone from veterans and their families to firefighters and police officers. Restaurant Freebies Applebee’s Restaurant – Free dinners to […]

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Southern Living & Me (stop laughing)

If you know me at all, there is soooo much irony about me and Southern Living in the same sentence. I can’t cook to save my life, I can kill a cactus (done it) and I spent the fist 22 years of my life North of the Mason Dixon Line. My brother-in-law bought me a […]

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Wednesday Hero has been mainly about honoring the Men & Women of the United States military and bringing to light what they do for us, but it’s also honored those who’ve done something to help those same Men & Women. This week I want to introduce Jack Singer of Warwick, N.Y. You see, Jack recently […]

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Face of America 2010 video

A shout out to the very talented photographer and cyclist, Jon Steckbeck for putting this together. Now go read about the Warrior Games here. Our wounded heroes are truly an inspiration! Other posts from regarding this ride here and here. c/p at Hooah Wife and Friends

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U.S. Army

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The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918 (amended by act of July 25, 1963), takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Sergeant Keith Dewayne Andrews, United States Army, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action during the ground assault of Operation DESERT STORM. Sergeant Andrews […]

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John

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Cindy John “Jack” Agnew (Right) 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division John “Jack” Agnew, one of the original members of an Army unit that operated behind enemy lines in World War II and is often credited with having loosely inspired the movie “The Dirty Dozen”, has died at […]

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Milblog Conference Roundup

Once a year I head to DC for the Milblog Conference. My friends there are still not convinced I have a husband as he says, “this is my thing” and holds the fort down for me while I network. I decided to take the shortcut this year and instead of blogging (I did write one […]

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Milblog Conference Weekend

Click HERE for everything regarding the Milblog. The FB fan page is here and the official Twitter hashtag is #milblog. I can’t believe this is the fifth Milblog conference and I’ve been to all of them! An exciting weekend awaits in DC. Andi Hurley has gone over the top to make the 5th one extra […]

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