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Marven Hume

Wednesday Hero: Marvin Hume

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Cindy Marvin Hume 89 years old Cape May, New Jersey 89-year-old Marvin Hume loves his country and the Men and Women who fight for it. Every evening, between Memorial Day and mid-October, for the last 38 years Mr. Hume, a Navy vet himself, has held a ceremony in New […]

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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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PFC Chance Phelps

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Beth PFC Chance Phelps 19 years old from Dubois, Wyoming 3 Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force April 9, 2004 (more…)

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First Lieutenant Gregory F. Ambrosia

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First Lieutenant Gregory F. Ambrosia 28 years old from Knoxville, Tennessee 2d Battalion (Airborne), 503d Parachute Infantry Regiment, 173d Airborne Brigade (more…)

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Pvt. Daren A. Smith

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Pvt. Daren A. Smith 19 years old from Helena, Montana 3rd Squadron, 89th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) December 13, 2007 (more…)

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Ernie Pyle

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Greta Ernie Pyle August 3, 1900 – April 18, 1945 Ernie Pyle is oft considered the best, and most loved, war correspondent in American history. Pyle’s involvement with the military began early in his life. He wasn’t even 18 years old when he joined the Navy Reserve, but because […]

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Cpt. Steven Edward Pearce

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This Weeks Post Was Suggested By Cindy Wednesday Hero does not support this, or any other, candidate running for political office. It is only honoring his service. Cpt. Steven Edward Pearce(Ret.) (more…)

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Wednesday Hero

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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L/Cpl. Joshua M. Davis

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L/Cpl. Joshua M. Davis 19 years old from Perry, Iowa 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force May 7, 2010 Lance Cpl. Joshua M. Davis of Perry, Iowa, was a 2009 Perry High School graduate. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in March 2009. Assigned to the 1st Battalion, 2nd […]

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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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