Veterans Day

Sully, Bush's service dog, honored with bronze statue for Veterans Day

Sully, the service dog of former President George H. W. Bush, received a special honor Tuesday on Long Island, where a bronze statue was unveiled at America’s VetDogs.
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US National Parks to be free for veterans and Gold Star families going forward

US military veterans and Gold Star families are being granted a free pass to national parks, wildlife refuges and other federal lands managed by the Department of the Interior starting on Veterans Day.
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10 Things You Didn't Know About WWI

By Elizabeth Howe, ConnectingVets.com This Sunday marks the centennial of the end of World War I, Nov. 11, 1918. Since Florence Green, 110, died in February 2012, there have been no living World War I veterans to pass along the stories, legacy, and history of WWI — so it's on us to remember those...
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Veterans Day: Famous Faces Who Served

By Kaylah Jackson, ConnectingVets.com Adam Driver The Star Wars actor enlisted in the Armed Forces after the Sept. 11 terror attacks. Bea Arthur Aside from playing Dorothy Zbornak in "The Golden Girls," Arthur served in the Marine Corps as a typist and truck driver. She enlisted only days after the...
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3 Burning Questions About Veterans Day Answered

By Matt Saintsing, Connecting Vets As another Veteran’s Day approaches, Americans of every stripe have the opportunity to celebrate the sacrifice and selflessness that radiates from all military veterans. But a lot of Americans don’t know much about Veterans Day, and what’s worse, many confuse it...
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