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   Over one million Americans gave their life while serving our country     
...to create our nation, to save our Union, and to help free the world from tyranny.




       " Those who answered the Call..."     ~    " The 11th day of the 11th month..."



~ Remember 9.11.01 ~
    
    
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...and here ~ Remember the Heroes






U.S. at WAR: 2017

Afghanistan: Operation Enduring Freedom

Iraq: Operation Iraqi Freedom















   









Have you made your visit to "The Wall"?... click
~ Forever Remembering Those On The Wall ~
"No politician...was more effective in the anti war effort than the late Robert Kennedy. He could speak eloquently against the war to a college campus and then stun the audience with a lecture on how it was inappropriate for them to hide behind extended semesters while young men from the ghetto took their place in the killing fields... World War II was a much different kind of war than Viet Nam. The perils to America if we had done nothing were obvious to all... Nonetheless, we can take from
World War II now a lesson, and still apply it to Viet Nam. Honor those who served and especially those who did not return... "   Tom Brokaw - NBC News


Frank Goelz: Class of '64 WHS

Andy Kuhn: Class of '66 WHS

ALL: from Ambler, PA

Vietnam War Memorial at Honolulu















A Tribute to Bob Hope

The U.S.O.





Korean War: origins
Combat: 1950-53
                 










December 7, 1941
"AIR RAID ON PEARL HARBOR. THIS IS NOT A DRILL."
U.S. ships attacked | Map: click here | Photo history | Attack Videos and images
   WWII Pacific: Chronology | Pacific Theater: 1941-1945
D-Day: June 6, 1944 | Video: 1:47 | Interactive  

       Doolittle Raid photo: April 18, 1942 | Video 2:00 | Wiki

        Battle of Midway: June 4-7, 1942
  
Four of the six Japanese carriers that
attacked Pearl Harbor were sunk at Midway,
        Soryu, Kaga, Akagi, and Hiryu.
  
           Midway video: 0:30

   U.S.Navy: Midway - 70th Anniversary: Video 10:22
   Iwo Jima & Okinawa: National Archive photos
   Iwo Jima: Uncommon Valor | Iwo Jima Memorial | Original photo: National Archive photo
Normandy: Many markers 
   Enola Gay || Hiroshima | Nagasaki: National Archive photos

   Japan surrenders: Video 8:36



Why we fight          




Pearl Harbor Vets Remember - click here
James Adlam collection: Veterans History  

USS LSM 90: Amphibious Photo Archive  

Memorial Day - 2017
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A Timeless Memorial Day Message
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