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Honoring Veterans


Sporting KC honors three Pearl Harbor Survivors on Dec. 7

Sporting Kansas City provided a short video of the Dec. 7 ceremony honoring Dorwin Lamkin, Edmund Russell and Jack Carson. It’s the feed from the public address system so you …

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Presenting the Book, ‘Tour Guide to Missouri’s Civil War’

Through my grandmother Elizabeth Vandiver Selby, my family has a link to Missouri’s history. Her ancestor Willard Vandiver was the Missouri senator who in 1899 said, “I’m from Missouri. You …

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Honoring Pearl Harbor Survivors on the 69th Anniversary

Dec. 7, 2010, marked the 69th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. I spent over a week working on publicity for our local survivors. Our Mission, Kan., event went …

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A Time to Honor our Veterans

Originally called Decoration Day, a date set aside for decorating the graves of Civil War dead, Memorial Day is now a time to honor all of America’s war dead. This …

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Dec. 7 Event to Honor Pearl Harbor Survivors

Here’s the information about the Dec. 7 event to commemorate Pearl Harbor and honor the survivors: PEARL HARBOR SURVIVORS CHAPTER TO HOLD 68TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT MISSION, KAN. … The Kansas …

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Honor Flight Is a True Honor for 40 WWII Veterans

It was a great day in honor of highly deserving World War II veterans. Arriving at the airport at 5 a.m., we flew to Washington, D.C. and spent the day …

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Korean War Veterans to Speak at Sept. 17 Marine Corps League Meeting

Korean War veterans will present “Remembering the Korean War” at a meeting of the Simpson-Hoggatt Detachment of the Marine Corps League, 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, at the Disabled Veterans …

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Bataan Death March Survivor to Speak to Marine Corps League

If you’ve ever wondered how anyone could have survived the Bataan Death March in World War II, here is an opportunity to learn the story of someone who did. Here’s …

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