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Veterans, Military and Their Families

6 Stories From Those who Remember the Pearl Harbor Attack

The number of Americans with first-hand knowledge of the infamous day is dwindling



Letters From Pearl Harbor, a Day That Will Live in Infamy

Read three letters from that fateful day 80 years ago

Surviving the Sinking of the USS Arizona

Ken Potts, 100, recalls the Pearl Harbor attack


Library of Congress Seeks Stories of Military Service

VHP preserves accounts from vets and families

VA Extends Time to Respond to Notification Letters

Some veterans given extra 90 days due to mail delays

‘To What Remains’ Is a Moving Salute to WWII Veterans

Film is available to AARP members until Dec. 14

Mistake Haunts an Arlington Cemetery Tomb Guard

A Hollywood dream influenced a real-life call to duty

7 Important Benefits Veterans’ Survivors Should Know

Help is available to military families

Wounded Marine Moves Into New Smart Home

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