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Aug 25 2008

WWII Ground Combat Infantrymen Eligible for Bronze Star Medal

“Infantrymen who served in ground combat during WorldWar II between December 7, 1941 and September 2, 1945, are eligible toapply for a Bronze Star Medal (BSM), according to the U.S. Army HumanResources Command. Approval is virtually guaranteed for those recipientsof the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB) or the Combat Medic’s Badge(CMB). Army regulations that govern this …

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Aug 25 2008

VA News – Week of August 25 & Sept 1, 2008

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Aug 23 2008

109th Patriotic Rally Orlando

How many Comrades do you recognize that marched in Orlando.  Wish you were there!

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Aug 22 2008

Vets Visits on TV – August 2008

(via VetsVisitsonTV.org)

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Aug 22 2008

Many Veterans Still Eligible for Stimulus Payment

One in four veterans are still eligible to receive their economic stimulus payments. In July, the IRS estimated that 5.2 million of the 20 million American veterans and Social Security beneficiaries eligible to receive stimulus checks had not yet filed for the stimulus payment. Basic Eligibility Requirements You have, or your family has, at least …

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Aug 22 2008

Convention 08: Patriotic Rally Parade

The following is raw, unedited video from the 109th VFW Convention Patriotic Rally Parade.

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Aug 21 2008

Convention 08: President Bush Addresses VFW

President George W. Bush addressed the Global War on Terror at the VFW National Convention on Wednesday. Click below to view the full speech. Click here for a full text of the speech and additional photos.

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Aug 20 2008

Convention 08: Banquet

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 18, 2008–At Monday night”s banquet, actress Ann-Margret as well as Mickey Rooney, received VFW’s Hall of Fame Award. Ann-Margret, who participated in Bob Hope”s USO tours in Vietnam in 1966 and 1968, said, “You represent the soul of this nation. We are eternally grateful. I give you my deepest respect and admiration.” …

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Aug 19 2008

Convention 08: Memorial Service

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 17, 2008–Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Daniel Ivan Schultz, keynote speaker at today??”s memorial service, touched on the common thread that binds all veterans together??”wearing a military uniform and patriotism. Schultz, commander of the 143rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), based in Orlando, Fla., said it is our duty to remember the fallen in war. …

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Aug 19 2008

Convention 08: Tropical Storm Fay

Shannan Brown of VFW Post 7217 New Hampshire reports on Tropical Storm Fay from the VFW National Convention.

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