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One of only four living Medal of Honor recipients from WWII, Francis Currey saved many of his comrades during the Battle of the Bulge in Belgium.


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Mid-December marks the anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, Hitler’s last great stand during WWII that was a huge victory for U.S. troops – at a high cost.
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s first stop on his 14th international trip was Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Alaska. Learn more about why this Alaskan command is so crucial to our homeland defense.
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Lexi, Jordan and Shelie Vermeire, daughters of Air Force Master Sgt. Scott Vermeire, share words of wisdom and insight gained from their lives as military kids.
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In “This Week in the DoD” for April 27: This week Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has been visiting military leaders in South America, affirming military-to-military relationships and discussing security issues on the continent. General Martin Dempsey, the Chairman of the …
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