Veteran

Julia LeDoux
September 24, 2019 - 5:41 am
(Connecting Vets) All this soon-to-be 100-year-old World War II veteran wants for his birthday is cards. James South will hit the centennial mark on Oct. 7. His wish is to receive 100 cards in honor of the milestone and the assisted living facility where he lives in Watauga, Texas is helping to...
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FILE - This file photo taken on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 shows the graves of US nurses Dorothy Cromwell, left, and Gladys Cromwell, right, at the American Cemetery in Suresnes, near Paris, France. The two were beloved American nurses who worked tirelessness for Red Cross in France, but committed suicide shortly after the war overs the horrors they saw. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)
November 11, 2018 - 12:33 pm
DALLAS (AP) - Communities across Texas are hosting parades and appreciation ceremonies for Veterans Day, but Dallas will not be one of them. Dallas' Veterans Day Parade was scheduled for Monday, but organizers announced its cancellation, citing concerns over bad weather. Houston was holding a...
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World War II veteran Bob Barger
(AP Photo/John Seewer)
April 30, 2018 - 4:13 pm
Like so many American soldiers returning home from World War II, Bob Barger started working a new job and going to college. Once he settled into his career and raising a family, finishing school was no longer a priority.
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