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#VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Robert N. Hamburger

When Pearl Harbor was attacked, Robert Hamburger felt so guilty for giving anti-war speeches, so he went home and enlisted in the Army in January of 1942.

By |December 16th, 2018|Veteran of the Day|Comments Off on #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Robert N. Hamburger

Mexico’s Aztec Eagles allied with America to fight the war in the pacific during WWII

During its operational history the "Aztec Eagles" flew 795 combat sorties, accumulated nearly 2,000 hours of combat flying and remains the only military unit in the history of Mexico to engage in combat outside of its national borders.

By |June 19th, 2018|Honoring Vets|1 Comment

Perceive, pursue and protect: VA nurse recognized with award for being an extraordinary

A registered nurse at the VA’s outpatient clinic in McAllen, Texas, was recently recognized as a 2018 honoree and recipient of The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses.

By |May 16th, 2018|Health, VA Medical Centers|Comments Off on Perceive, pursue and protect: VA nurse recognized with award for being an extraordinary

Remembering the service of Veterans and the actions of heroes during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

For more than 200 years, men and women of Asian and Pacific Island decent have voluntarily taken the oath to “support and defend the constitution of the United States of America against all enemies, foreign and domestic.“

By |May 8th, 2018|Honoring Vets|Comments Off on Remembering the service of Veterans and the actions of heroes during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Philippine Scout, Army Veteran shares story of his escape from the Bataan Death March

Amado Ante enlisted with the Philippine Scouts in February 1941 at the age of 22. Just five months later, he joins the 12th Quartermaster Regiment, Company B, supporting the U.S. Army's Philippine Division.

By |December 7th, 2017|Honoring Vets|15 Comments
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