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The USS North Carolina served in World War II, earning 15 battle stars, but now serves a new purpose, as a museum ship in Wilmington, N.C.

Col. Frederick Lough's joined the US Army Medical Corps Reserves at 58 and was deployed twice to Afghanistan where he performed hundreds of surgeries in tents. He is now conveying the lessons he has learned to military medical students at the Uniformed Services University at Walter Reed Medical Center.

In the first major engagement of the war, Col. Tony Nadal and his fellow 3rd Brigade, 1st Calvary Division launched the first heliborne assault of its kind against the North Vietnamese forces.




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