Category Archives: Veterans

A Grateful Nation: What Would Take?

A Grateful Nation Standing at the top of a high hill in central Wisconsin, taking in the beauty of our forested state over the many sculptures and monuments that flow across the Highground Veteran’s Memorial Park, I could feel the … Continue reading

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The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Friend

Where I left you. 6,916 Memorial Mile Chapter 25 Veterans for Peace, Clarence Kailin Chapter Friend

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After The Folded Flag: Memorial Day and Gold Star Families

A stoic widow graciously accepting the folded flag makes a dramatic end to a movie, but what comes after? For the thousands of family members of Americans killed in Iraq and Afghanistan, and thousands more from previous wars, Memorial Day … Continue reading

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