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Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Marcelino Serna, who was the most highly decorated soldier from Texas to fight in World War I.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Edward David Shames, who served as a paratrooper during World War II and was a member of the famed Easy Company.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Ben Reifel, who served in the Army Reserve and later became the first Lakota or Sioux member of Congress.
This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Sidney Shachnow, a special forces commander who oversaw U.S. forces during the Berlin Wall fall.
This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Bruce Crandall, who a helicopter pilot who rescued 70 wounded soldiers during the Battle of Ia Drang in Vietnam.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Robert “Boots” Chouinard, who served during World War II.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Coast and Geodetic Survey Corps Veteran Don A. Jones, who served during WWII and later became director of the USC&GS.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran William E. Vicars. Vicars served two tours in Vietnam and 21 years in the Army.
This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran James N. Rowe, a POW who escaped captivity in Vietnam and helped develop SERE tactics.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Samuel Ancira Jr., who served in various positions in the Army during the Gulf War and the Iraq War.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Elvin Benton, who served as a medic during World War II.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran William John Mosier, who served as a medic during the Korean War.
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Last updated September 29, 2022
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