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National Vietnam War Veterans Day March 29, 2020

National Vietnam War Veterans Day March 29, 2020

Today is National Vietnam War Veterans Day – a day to thank and honor our nation's Vietnam veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice. On March 29, 1973, the remaining American troops withdrew from Vietnam and the last prisoners of war held in North...

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Hailed as Heroes

Hailed as Heroes

Local WWII veterans Harold Wellington  and George Sarros  were honored at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans on January 8. Wellington served in the Merchant Marine, U.S. Army, and U.S. Navy, serving in North Africa, Europe, and the Middle East. Sarros...

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Welcome Home, Brother: Memoirs of Vietnam War Veterans

Welcome Home, Brother: Memoirs of Vietnam War Veterans

Welcome Home, Brother: Memoirs of Vietnam War Veterans made its debut at the museum on December 21. Author Michel Robertson presented copies to all the veterans whose stories are in the book. Veterans spent time with other veterans, asking them to sign their copies of...

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Help Us Honor WWII Veterans on Dec. 7,  Pearl Harbor Day

Help Us Honor WWII Veterans on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Day

On Saturday, Dec. 7, eleven WWII veterans will gather for fellowship and lunch at the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas. A new book containing their wartime stories will be for sale for $15.00 (proceeds go to the museum). The public is invited to meet and talk...

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Two Army Nurses to Speak on Nov. 21, 2019

Two Army Nurses to Speak on Nov. 21, 2019

On November 21 at 2:00 pm at the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas, two U.S. military nurses will help celebrate “Women in the Military” month with a free program sharing their stories. Each will speak for 20 minutes and then both will take questions. Also, two...

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Kids Honor Veterans

Kids Honor Veterans

Inspired by Brevard’s Veterans Day Ceremony, Hailey Boone, age 10 (front row, left) and Cameron Threadgill, age 9 (front row, right), had the idea to create hand-made cards to thank veterans. They asked their uncle, Tyler Threadgill, a USMC veteran (back row, right),...

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