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  1. Caring hands tend to fallen at New Albany National CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    As he passes through the neat rows of white headstones at the New Albany National Cemetery, Daniel Ferguson often finds meaningful objects connected to the people laid to rest there. He has seen footballs, University of Kentucky hats and military coins decorating the markers.

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  2. World War I battle of Belleau Wood was turning point for USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Wednesday, May 23, 2018 photo, an epitaph on the back of a headstone at the World War I Aisne Marne cemetery in Belleau, France. The World War I battle of Belleau Wood in northern France pitted untested U.S. forces against the more-experienced Germans, who were making a push toward Paris.

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  3. A Lyndhurst veteran's lost acts of heroismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | NorthJersey.com

    After Staff Sgt. Robert Wayne Johnson's passing, his friends found citations that lead them to believe their friend was a hero.

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  4. Legion chaplain is quick to celebrate vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Chaffee County Times

    "Working together like we do for the common cause that we have, it doesn't feel like work; it feels like a wonderful thing." NOTABLE Part-time technical services cataloguing at the Buena Vista Public Library, active chaplain of American Legion Post 55, U.S. Army veteran, Department of Defense.

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  5. Grave markers placed for long-deceased veterans at Pine River cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Tim Switajewski , of the Pine River American Legion, and Stephen Sether, of the Jenkins VFW, Pine River American Legion Post and Cass County Veterans Services, place a headstone for Kenneth DeGroot, one of three veterans who went many years without proper markers. After 70 years, veteran Ernest Hopper received a headstone, carried here by Tim Switajewski , of the Pine River American Legion, and Stephen Sether, of the Jenkins VFW, Pine River American Legion Post and Cass County Veterans Services.

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  6. World War I battle of Bellau Wood was a turning point for USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | The Virginian-Pilot

    It was the spring of 1918, and the German army was making a final push toward Paris. The only thing in their way was a contingent of Allied troops, including untested U.S. forces near the Marne River in northern France.

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  7. Thinking of my uncle, and many other brave souls, this Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Bangor Daily News

    As members of the civilian population, most of us can only imagine the actual experience that is reality for the 1.4 million men and women who choose to wear the uniform to serve in the U.S. military, placing their lives between the fragile "us" and the ubiquitous "them." While I am not a military person, I come from a military family stretching back at least three generations.

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  8. Running to Remember Our Military and Our Gold Star FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | MLive.com

    When Lisa Hallett 's husband, John, was killed in Afghanistan in August 2009 with three other soldiers on his way back from a goodwill mission, this mom of three children who, with John's death, became a Gold Star family, knew she would devote her life to remembering those in the military who have lost their lives. Initially, in the earliest days after learning that her husband, a U.S. Army captain, was killed when his Stryker was attacked with an improvised explosive device during Operation Enduring Freedom, Lisa - an avid runner - sought desperately to cope with her grief and found that running provided much-needed solace.

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  9. 'He Had A Very Sad Heart': This Memorial Day, Remembering The Overlooked HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | National Public Radio

    Cathy Sprigg with her son, Army Spc. Robert Joseph Allen, at Tampa International Airport in 2010.

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  10. Bethpage Air Show ready to dazzle opening day spectatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Newsday

    The weather Saturday looks promising for performers, including world-famous stunt pilots, at the 15th annual show at Jones Beach. The rehearsal for the15th anniversary of the Bethpage Air Show this Memorial Day weekend took place at Jones Beach on Friday.

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  11. Where US troops train in Germany, Afghan refugees are recovering from warRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Stars and Stripes

    In the western German province of Rheinland-Pfalz, the mental trauma of war affects not only some U.S. troops stationed on the five military installations here, but also some of the 80,000 refugees who have arrived over the past five years. For most, their first stop is through the country's central processing center - the former U.S. Army Warner Barracks - before coming to German towns such as Kaiserslautern, where the Catholic charity Caritas says that 230 refugees live in apartments formerly occupied by U.S. troops during the Cold War.

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  12. VA hosts Memorial Day ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | The Citizens' Voice

    Corpporal Fred Searles, U.S. Army, former Prisoner of War, reads the POW Pledge of Allegiance during VA Medical Center Memorial Day ceremony.cv26searlesWarren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Plains Twp. hosted a Memorial Day ceremony on Friday at the center's main entrance area.

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  13. Marvin L. SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Martinsburg Journal

    Born May 28, 1932 in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late George W. Snow and Clara Ann Morris Snow. Pete was a veteran of the US Army having served in the Korean War and was the recipient of the Purple Heart, Silver Star, and Bronze Star.

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  14. Thumbs Up, Thumbs DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Thumbs up to the introduction of Jennie V. Vimmerstedt to a whole new generation of Jamestown residents.

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  15. James C. BonnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | NewsandSentinel.com

    He was born February 15, 1941, in Parkersburg, one of three sons of the late William Harry and Dorothy Nora Bodie Bonnett. He proudly served his country in the US Army for six years and then with the National Guard for twenty-seven years.

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  16. O'NEIL, Daniel W.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | Dayton Daily News

    O'NEIL, Daniel W. Of Middletown, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the age of 91. He was born in Middletown on June 2, 1926 to parents Myrtle Myers and Adolph O'Neil. Daniel was a veteran of the United States Army Air Corps during World War II.

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  17. Daniel Gade to speak at Minot's Memorial Day programRead the original story

    Friday May 25 | Minot Daily News

    Eloise Ogden/MDN A Memorial Day program will be held in Minot on Monday near the original Veterans Section in Rosehill Memorial Park, shown in this photo taken Tuesday. Retired U.S. Army Lt.

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  18. Sen. Schumer voices opposition to proposed waste-to-energy incineratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | WENY

    U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer said that he's opposed to the planned waste-to-energy incinerator plant in Seneca County. Senator Schumer says the proposed facility by Circular Ener-G would be bad for the regional economy, and it would put the public's health at risk.

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  19. Henry Doris Tyson Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Times Georgian

    Mr. Henry Doris Tyson Sr., 95, of Villa Rica, Georgia, died peacefully Sunday, May 20, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born Nov. 4, 1922, in the Flat Rock Community of Villa Rica, Georgia, the son of the late John Thomas Tyson and the late Nora Helen Henslee Tyson.

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  20. Interview: Dr. Karl E H Seigfried talks Asatru, Heathenry and beardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Boing Boing

    A few weeks back, we pushed out a post about the fact that Heathens serving in the U.S. Army are now allowed to sport a beard as part of their faith . In the story, I mentioned that a group that stands for heathens serving in the military stated that the growing of a beard wasn't a tenet of Heathenry.

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