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Matt Ryan may finally be putting it all together = Matt Ryan had a fine afternoon in Oakland on Sunday. The Atlanta veteran quarterback completed 26-of-34 passes for 396 yards and three touchdowns with an interception. Ryan connected on 76.4 percent of his throws as he.....

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Female WWII Pilot Is Finally Laid To Rest At Arlington National Cemetery

Elaine Harmon was a WASP — a woman flying military planes to free up a male pilot for combat. WASPs have received veteran status, but the Army had ruled their ashes couldn't be placed at Arlington.

I WANNA TAKE TIME TO HONOR ALL MY VETERANS OUT THERE WHO SERVED THIS COUNTRY IM VERY THANKFUL AND GREATLY APPRECIATE YOU. HAPPY VETERANS DAY TO YOU ALL!!NOW THAT'S REAL GLADIATOR STATUS #veteransday #army #marines #navy #armyreserve #military #warvets #nationalguard #GLADIATOR #basictraining #militarymuscle #militarylife #airforce #airforcereserve

Petition · Patrick K. Hallinan, Department of Army: Grant Military Burial Honors to Women WWII Pilots · Change.org

WWII Pilot Elaine Harmon Died Hoping to Be Buried in Arlington. Now, She Gets the Honor She Deserved. Roughly 1,000 patriotic women served as WASPs -- 38 of them died in the line of duty. Among them was a little-known group, the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP), who flew military aircraft in non-combat missions during the war but were never granted veteran status until 1977.

Reloading Chat - Missouri Politician Jason Kander Uses Veteran Status To...

Army Spc. Andrew C. Ehrlich Died October 18, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 21, of Mesa, Ariz.; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Vilseck, Germany; died Oct. 18 in Muqdadiyah, Iraq, of non-combat-related injuries.

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79-year-old military veteran Hal Faulkner has had his discharge record changed from ‘undesirable’ to ‘honorable’ 58 years after he was kicked out of the Marines for being gay

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