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One of the most well-known stories of sacrifice and heroism from members of the Chaplain Corps came out of World War II.
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Army Sgt. 1st Class Randy Shughart received the Medal of Honor for his actions while serving as a sniper team member with Army Special Operations Command in Mogadishu, Somalia, Oct. 3, 1993.
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The 1941 Pearl Harbor attacks led to many stories of heroics, including from the few women who were enlisted to help.
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Thanksgiving is a centuries-old American tradition, but it wasn’t an annual event at first. The military kind of helped make it so.
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While Christmas is a big holiday, it’s often been a time of battle for U.S. troops. Here are 4 big American military moments that took place on Dec. 25.
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