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Today, for National POW/MIA Recognition Day, we honor the sacrifice of service members who were prisoners of war or are still missing in action.
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Join us today, Monday 4, 2012, at 0900 EST for a live streaming of the Battle of Midway Rememberence.  CNO Adm. Greenert will be speaking and the event will take place at the U.S. Navy Memorial, Washington, D.C. Pentagon Channel

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From www.history.navy.mil The Pearl Harbor attack entered the consciousness of contemporary Americans more forcefully than any other single event. Regarded as a dastardly “surprise attack” and an act of “infamy”, during the Second World War every effort was made to …
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By Jim Garamone, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Until the 1960s, veterans groups used the red poppy as the symbol of Veterans Day. In Great Britain, it still is. The symbol comes from a poem, “In Flanders …
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By 1st Lt. Kimberly Snow, Ohio National Guard From www.airman.dodlive.mil  The colonel in the olive drab flight suit picks up a remote control lying on his desk, aims it at the television mounted to his office wall and pushes play. The …
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