Added by Vets Helping Vets on November 9, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments
I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.
History of the Pledge of Allegiance
1954 - Present - see above
1924 - I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands; one nation indivisible with liberty…Continue
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
Section 1. All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United…
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not…Continue
Jobless Veterans Rescue Robbery Victim
A homeless man and another who was recently homeless are being hailed as heroes for coming to the aid of a man who was being robbed in downtown Cincinnati.
Gary Wagner was being attacked at an ATM when the two men intervened and wrestled…
Added by Vets Helping Vets on November 7, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Thanks to the generous 2012 & 2013 grant awards from the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation, Good Hope Equestrian Training Center (GHETC) has been able to maintain a joint partnership with the Bruce W. Carter Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (BWCMC) to provide…Continue
Added by Peggy Bass on November 4, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments
The tournament will support the Horses Helping Heroes program at the Good Hope Equestrian Training…Continue
Added by Peggy Bass on October 4, 2013 at 1:01pm — No Comments
By Dan Stamm and Randall Chase
U.S. Army Special Operations Command
Warrant Officer Sean Mullen
A soldier from the region died while fighting the war in Afghanistan.
Army Warrant Officer Sean Mullen, age 39, of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware died Sunday in Ghur Ghuri while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, according to the U.S. Army…
Added by HONNEUR & PATRIE on June 3, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments
CONGRESS AND PRESIDENT HAVE FAILED TO FINALLY HONOR VIETNAM WAR AND ERA VETERANS AS WELL AS THEIR FAMILIES, especially those who made the ultimate sacrifice and their families.
YOU CAN HELP BY CALLING/WRITING/FAX THOSE WHO ARE NOT WILLING TO COMPLETE THE MISSION.
In Congress a bill ("S.409 - A bill to add Vietnam Veterans Day as a patriotic and national observance" …
Veterans Disability Claims
by The Associated Press
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said the system for handling veterans’ disability claims is broken and he wants the head of the Department of Veterans Affairs to explain what is being done to fix it.
Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, said in a letter…
Added by Vets Helping Vets on January 1, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments
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Official Medal of Honor Citation reads:
M/Sgt. Oresko was a platoon leader with Company C, in an attack against strong enemy positions. Deadly automatic fire from the flanks pinned down his unit.
Realizing that a machine gun in a nearby bunker must be…
Added by HONNEUR & PATRIE on January 1, 2013 at 1:00am — No Comments
On March 30, 1973 all US troops withdrew from Vietnam.
Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
Recognized as a day of commemoration, reflection and respect to Veterans who sacrificed so much during the Vietnam War.
Please visit your local American…Continue
Added by Vets Helping Vets on December 31, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
Law Enforcement Emergency -
On 9 March 2013 14 yo Sidney Randall went missing from her home in Walnut Ridge Arkansas.
It is believed she was abducted…
Added by Vets Helping Vets on December 9, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
The laws relating to the flag of the United States of America are found in detail in the United States Code. Title 4, Chapter 1 pertains to the flag; Title 18, Chapter 33, Section 700 regards criminal penalties for flag desecration;
Title 36, Chapter 3 pertains to patriotic customs and…Continue
Added by Vets Helping Vets on December 6, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
This is the organization that you may find peddling for money in front of Walgreens or Walmart - VSO (Veterans Support Organization) run by Richard Van Houten
The state of Tennessee and others insist they are a fraudulent veterans group.
A veterans charity already under scrutiny for…Continue
C'est avec regret que nous vous annonçons le décès de Donald J. Rich, vétéran de la 101st Airborne Division.Continue
Added by HONNEUR & PATRIE on December 3, 2012 at 1:30am — No Comments
Those who spam will be deleted ... and beat like a sissy in boys town !
Added by Vets Helping Vets on November 25, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Faces of Freedom by T.R. Sullivan
Jay Liske was with a sniper unit attached to the 173rd Airborne Combat Brigade in the Kunar Province in Afghanistan.
"I was over there for 15 months," Liske…Continue
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