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Fred PPrindle

On behalf of Fred’s family, thanks for helping them make it through the day. Thanks to the AMVETS and Ladies Auxiliary , and many friends for being there. It was an honor and privilege to perform Casket duty with Tim Eaton, Arty Marchetta, Wayne Anthony, Caroline Kenyon, and two AMVETS from Post 208. Tomorrow Fred […]

Air Force to Get First Female Air Commando General

Lt. Col. Brenda Cartier is presented with the guidon to her new squadron during a change-of-command ceremony at Hurlburt Field, Florida, on Feb. 20, 2009. At the time, she became the first female commander of a flying squadron. (US Air Force photo) Military.com26 May 2018By Oriana Pawlyk HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. — In another milestone for […]

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I might be camping but dedication to duty never stops. The Gentleman to my left is a Canadian who Posted his flag while I Posted mine. He never did it before but was asked to do it at the last moment. I taught him and he learned pretty fast. Good Sam Rally, Greenfield. Good Job […]

The Vietnam Wall… Informational and sad…

Subject: The Vietnam Wall… Informational and sad…  A little history most people will never know. Interesting Veterans Statistics off the Vietnam Memorial Wall There are 58,267 names now listed on that polished black wall, including those added in 2010. The names are arranged in the order in which they were taken from us by date […]

Thoughts on Memorial Day

Pass on to those that need to learn that the Flag is more than cloth Please read the following and, then, condemn the bull shit from Kaepernick and those who would support him.  There is an appropriate way to protest and an un appropriate way.  Use the appropriate options and not the un appropriate ones. […]

The Wall That Heals is coming to Massachusetts

The Wall That Heals Crocker Field Fitchburg July 12th-15th, 2018 The replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., The wall That Heals honors the more than 3 million Americans who served in the Armed Forces during the Vietnam War and bears the name of the more than 58,000 men and women who made […]

Memorial Day

SACRIFICE IS MEANINGLESS WITHOUT REMEMBRANCE On this Memorial Day let us rededicate ourselves to the task of remembering those whose service and sacrifice have purchased our freedoms on battlefields around the globe. Let us honor all of our fallen warriors, their commitment to our country and their legacy of patriotism and sacrifices. By giving their […]