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GEORGE MITCHELL
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.4K
“I was always conscious of my own fallibility in deciding the fate of others.”
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JORDAN LAMBKA
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.5K
“Being twins we had this special, unspeakable bond between us.”
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JAMES WELSH
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.9K
“So General Eisenhower said to me with a smile, ‘What do you mean you can’t have coffee with me? Do I have to make that an order?’ ”
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KENNETH GRIMES
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.3K
“The intelligence officer knocked on my door and said, ‘I just thought you’d want to know, we started bombing Iraq! But you can’t tell anyone.’ ”
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JEANETTE MCMAHON
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“Through his eyes and heart, he gave me and others the strength and the courage of understanding what honor and sacrifice really are.”
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MARK O'BYRNE
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“I recently started telling myself, If you fight for others’ happiness and freedom, then why not be happy yourself?”
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HALEY ZIMMERMAN
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.3K
“It’s a blessing that Final Salute offers this type of program so a woman veteran does not have to worry. The service Final Salute provides and does so well is to catch you before you fall.”
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BRIAN FRANK CARTER
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.2K
“I have been described as ‘an artist who looks out many windows.’ I left behind a colorful trail.”
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THALE GOODLUCK
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“We as Navajo natives have always valued warriors. I felt I was being part of a long and valuable tradition, like my grandfather, father, brothers, and uncles.”
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CRAIG MORGAN
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“I thought you should know we had some troops that were fans of yours who were tragically killed in a helicopter crash on a side of that mountain over there.”
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PAUL STANLEY
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“Sir, please don’t do that. Let me have him back for three weeks.”
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DAVID GALLES
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“There is a satisfaction in serving your country, and in my case working with other nations in times of peace, that impacts the relations we as a nation have with them.”
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WILMA VAUGHT
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“We worked very hard as women in the military to get integrated.”
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STEVE MCALPIN
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“I was the first person to teach formal English in Afghanistan in 23 years. Nobody taught it. That was against the rules.”
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JAS BOOTHE
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“I just had to do this . . . As it stands right now, America itself doesn’t recognize the service and sacrifice women provide that is equal to our male counterparts who serve in the military.”
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JACK MASEY
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.3K
“By doing what we did, we undoubtedly saved American lives.”
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JOSH FORBESS
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“I am who I am. And nobody’s going to change that.”
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HERBERT CYRLIN
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
“I was just doing my job the best way I knew how.”
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JAMES BERTOTTI
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.1K
“I missed all the intangibles; the camaraderie, the morale.”
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ROBERT BARRON
Collection: VETERANS VOICES
Released: March 18, 2016
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7.0K
Robert Barron Air Force Veteran E-6 - Served 1979 to 2000 with Presidential Maintenance.