Veterans and Athletes Unied
June 30, 2019 - 8:32 am
( Connecting Vets ) A 28-foot wide American flag that is comprised entirely of the dog tags of fallen service members is traveling the country to "raise awareness of the sacrifice paid by our nation's heroes." According to Veterans & Athletes United, the group behind the Fallen Heroes Memorial...
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June 25, 2019 - 8:52 am
By Ronald Bailey (SMDC/ARSTRAT) ( Connecting Vets ) - U.S. Army Lt. Col. Anne C. McClain departed from the International Space Station to return to earth aboard a Soyuz "Union" MS-11 spacecraft June 24 at 7:25 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, following her 204-day mission with Expeditions 58 and 59,...
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June 10, 2019 - 12:19 pm
By Jacquie Cadorette Combat veterans Kirstie Ennis, Scott Huesing, and Boone Cutler are sharing their traumatic war experiences that shape these vets in the first episode of RADIO.COM’s “To War and Back” podcast. The episode begins by telling the story of Ennis, a helicopter door gunner in the...
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May 27, 2019 - 8:14 am
When Traci Voelke's husband, Army Major Paul Voelke, was killed in action seven years ago, she not only had to deal with losing her spouse – she also had to worry about her family's financial future. "There's an archaic rule on the books that [says] if you get money from the VA, that money offsets...
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May 24, 2019 - 1:32 pm
It's a special KNX In-Depth hour in celebration of Memorial Day Monday. They're veterans of combat in Iraq and the first Gulf War but now they crack jokes. They're stand-up comics who have served in various branches of the military and want to help fellow military soldiers get through trauma and...
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Photo courtesy of Women in Military Service Memorial
May 23, 2019 - 9:18 am
Women veterans are the fastest growing segment of the veteran population and have been serving in the Armed Forces since the Civil War. With Memorial Day around the corner, it's only right to recognize a few of the women who dedicated their lives to serving their country, some of them making the...
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May 21, 2019 - 12:16 pm
SPONSORED CONTENT Veteran-owned Semper Solaris , a solar & roofing company, is proud to support veterans with their Semper Cares Initiative , to help deserving Veterans get relief from high energy prices! The Semper Cares Initiative was founded to help deserving veterans get relief from high...
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