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Doctors, researchers and engineers at VA Puget Sound Health Care System are working with the UW School of Medicine on new ways to use 3D printing to diagnose and treat complex heart conditions.
Lieutenant Colonel Elis Salamone served for 29 years, including some time in the U.S. Army, Army Reserves and the U.S. Air Force.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is U.S. Army Veteran Guadalupe Velasquez. Guadalupe served during the Vietnam War from 1969 to 1972.
Around Thanksgiving of 1950, Leroy Wiliams and his division reached the front line, but were soon forced to withdraw due to encroaching Chinese forces
James Wiggins was sent to Fort Knox, Kentucky, where he received eight weeks of basic training and was assigned to the all-black 159th Field Artillery Unit.
Jesse Howard remembers one of his instructors fondly because although he was scared of him, this sergeant was also able to instill him with confidence,
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Henry Johnson. Henry received the Medal of Honor for his actions in World War I.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Women’s Army Corps Veteran Helen Horvath. Helen served during World War II from 1943 to 1946.
On January 12, 2019, Chris Lambert stopped to assist with a motor vehicle crash on the interstate. He was killed when struck by another motorist.
Pat McClurkin was commissioned as an officer in the Medical Corps. During her enlistment, Pat served at Walter Reed Medical Center
In October of 1942, Annie Fox was the first woman to be awarded the Purple Heart Medal for her service during the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Frank Block, whose father served in the Marine Corps during World War II, has a daughter who enlisted in the Navy and another who served in Desert Storm.
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Last updated July 27, 2011
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