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Michael Robert Patterson

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Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.

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Louis Arthur Reinken, Jr. – Colonel, United States Army

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Courtesy of the United States Military Academy: Louis Arthur Reinken, Jr., NO. 17912 Died 14 January 1993 in Little Silver, New Jersey, aged 65 years Interment: Arlington National ...
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William David Port – Sergeant, United States Army

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Born at Petersburg, Pennsylvania, on October 13, 1941, he was awarded the Medal of Honor for service in the Vietnam War while serving as Private First Class, 5th ...
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James Jerome O’Donnell – Colonel, United States Army

James Jerome O’Donnell – Colonel, United States Army
From a contemporary press report James J. O'Donnell, 79, a retired Army colonel who later worked 25 years as a Northern Virginia real estate broker, died of cancer ...
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Joseph May Swing – Lieutenant General, Unied States Army

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Courtesy of Michael T. Stein: Lieutenant General Joseph May Swing Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, February 28, 1894 Died December 9, 1984 Cadet U.S. Military Academy 1911-15 Graduated ...
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Military Caregivers – Promoting Ressources

Military Caregivers – Promoting Ressources
Caregivers: You'll never walk aloneA RAND study estimates that there are 5.5 million people in the United States who provide informal care for veterans with debilitating injuries or ...
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Operation Iraqi Freedom Operation New Dawn

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The following American casualites of the war to free Iraq are being laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery. May God Bless them and their loved ones. “In ...
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  The Old Guard, Third United States Infantry A member of the Third United States Infantry (“The Old Guard”) patrols the area where the Vietnam Unknown awaits removal ...
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Special Remembrances

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  My Wife's Adopted Cousin, Captain James Stewart Hay, United States Army.Jimmy Was Born In New York on October 22, 1942 And Was Killed In Action on May ...
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Visiting

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When visiting Arlington National Cemetery, please remember that it is not only hallowed ground in which rest generations of American heroes but that it  is also an active ...
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United States Army Aircrew – 22 June 1945

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BAUER, CARL R CAPT   US ARMY WORLD WAR II DATE OF BIRTH: 11/21/1921 DATE OF DEATH: 06/22/1945 BURIED AT: SECTION 60  SITE 7901 EVANS, LESLIE A JR 2ND ...
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