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Who are the veterans in your life?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on November 11, 2013

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Photo of Sarah Benda

“My uncle was in World War II, stationed in India. He was in the Army. My father served in the Navy on a battleship during World War II. My cousin was in the army during Vietnam. ”

Photo of Hannah Kincaid

“My brother is in Afghanistan right now. He serves in civil affairs in the Army. He’s supposed to come home in January. ”

Photo of Joseph Hunter

“I served in the Army National Guard and the United States Navy. My grandpa was in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. His eldest son served as a marine in Korean and his four other sons served in Vietnam. My little brother was in (Operation Iraqi Freedom). ”

Photo of Brian Goodman

“My grandfather was a veteran in World War II, in the Army. He was in the Battle of the Bulge and served through the occupation in France. ”


Jean Robart 4 years, 4 months ago

My parents were in the army during WWII, and my brother was a Marine during Vietnam, my sister in the Army during Vietnam

Wayne James 4 years, 4 months ago

My brother, Clif James Jr, drafted 1951, spent time in Germany, Little Rock AR. Enlisted in USAF '54 & spent 20 yrs there. Served in Germany, Philipine's, SE Asia. McConnel. Retired after time in SE Asia. Nephew joined Army to be a cook and they put him in the motor pool/ I served my time in the US Air Force,

Bob Smith 4 years, 4 months ago

I recall peering across the top of the Berlin Wall at the East German dudes in the watchtowers. That was in the summer of 1978. I was in the CAV, we were doing combat in cities training with the Berlin Brigade.

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