102-year-old WWII Navy vet dies en route to D-Day commemorations
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Robert Persichitti enlisted in the Navy in 1942 and later sailed on the USS Eldorado to the Pacific, taking part in the invasions of Iwo Jima and Okinawa ..read more
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Vets group recruiting poll workers says next few months are ‘critical’
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We the Veterans is attempting to recruit 100,000 veterans and military family members to serve as poll workers for the November presidential election ..read more
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Nebraska wants to keep veterans out of jail. Other states may follow.
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A new Nebraska law that makes judicial diversion available for some veterans is serving as a model for other states ..read more
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Senators take up defense bill work this week, but out of public view
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Defense and veterans hearings for the week of June 10, 2024 ..read more
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Mother blames VA in Navy vet’s death: ‘Look at what they’ve done’
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Lori Locklear worked for the Department of Veterans Affairs for 12 years, but no longer has faith in the VA after her Navy veteran son's suicide ..read more
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Black D-Day combat medic’s long-denied medal laid on Omaha Beach
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U.S. First Army soldiers held a ceremony in honor of Waverly Woodson Jr. on the beach where he came ashore and was wounded ..read more
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Vietnam vets recall what it was like to lose brothers in combat
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Veterans of LRRP units talk about how they got into the military, and took jobs in Long Range Recon — one of the most dangerous jobs in Vietnam ..read more
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29th Marine Commandant Al Gray’s personal items set for auction
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Among the items are awards, decorations, dog tags and commemorative weapons ..read more
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Former President Obama surprises volunteers at Memorial Day event
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Obama joined local veterans groups and scouts in a volunteer event at a Virginia cemetery ahead of Memorial Day ..read more
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US military funeral traditions honor the fallen on land, air and sea
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From missing man formation flyovers to taps, here’s how the services pay respect to America's fallen heroes ..read more
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