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This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Leroy Petry, who received a Medal of Honor for protecting teammates from a grenade explosion.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Kristoffer “Kris” Kristofferson, an Army Ranger who became a country superstar.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jeffrey Mellinger, one of the longest-serving draftees in the military.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Michael Schlitz, who served during the Iraq War as a member of a quick reaction force.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Rob McSorley, a Ranger who was killed in action during the Vietnam War.
During National Native American Heritage Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jefferson E. Keel, a Vietnam Veteran.
Veterans have an opportunity to use the land they fought to defend, getting assistance along the way. Farmer Veteran Coalition can help.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jason Pak, a West Point graduate and Ranger who survived an IED blast during a deployment to Afghanistan.
On Star Wars Day, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran James Earl Jones, who served as an Army Ranger following the Korean War.
Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Justin John, who served with the 10th Mountain Division and deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Army Ranger Cameron Meddock is today's Veteran of the Day. Cameron was killed in action in Afghanistan. We honor his service.
If you are a Veteran in crisis
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Last updated September 27, 2011
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