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Memorial Day 2019

Memorial Day 2019
Following originally posted on Memorial Day, 2013: About a decade before I was born, 2,400 American men and women lost their lives in the attack on Pearl Harbor, drawing us into World War II.  By the end of the war that number would exceed 400,000. Veterans Day is a tribute to all who have served... Read more »

Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day 2016
Above:  Christian Jacobs, 4, of Hertford, NC, lies on the grave of his father, Christian James Jacob, during Memorial Day celebrations at Arlington National Cemetery – Huffington Post Following is from a previous post: About a decade before I was born 2,400 American men and women lost their lives following the attack on Pearl Harbor,... Read more »