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November 11th

99 years ago. 10 million dead. On the 11th Day of the 11th Month at the 11th hour, the first World War came to an end. Sadly, the armistice didn’t stop the dying as many of the wounded succumbed in … Continue reading

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Happy Veteran’s and Remembrance Day

You’ve heard the line; this is the day. On November 11th, 1918, an armistice was declared pretty much ending the First World War. Many of the Commonwealth nations (those former colonies of Britain that didn’t have an armed revolution to … Continue reading

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Welcome Back, Vets. I hope you make it home.

Some years ago, the US military released a horrible statistic. More Afghan/Iraq vets were dying from suicide than were killed in battle. God only knew how many others were homeless, locked in the war that raged inside their heads. It … Continue reading

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Thank you veterans

While this was originally passed to me for Memorial Day, I think we should remember on Remembrance Day, too.     It is the VETERAN, not the preacher, who has given us freedom of religion. It is the VETERAN, not the … Continue reading

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Happy Veteran’s Day

A very big thank you to all who have served in the United States military. And sorry for posting this a day early. I’m still learning my way around the new wordpress app. Last year, I wrote about why Veteran’s … Continue reading

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Happy Veteran’s Day

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, the allied powers and Germany declared an armistice or end of hostilities. So ended the Great war that had started with the assassination of the Archduke … Continue reading

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