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AWV’s First Annual Liberty Walk on July 1st!

June 29, 2011 by  
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Join us on Friday, July 1st at the White House! Veterans of all eras, active duty military personnel and all military supporters are welcome! AWV Liberty Walk Facebook Event Page

The AWV Team at Work on Capitol Hill

June 28, 2011 by  
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On Monday, June 27th the AWV team in Washington, D.C. met with Senators on the Hill to discuss the DoD’s Combat Exclusion Policy. There were five scheduled meetings including a face-to-face with the office of the Committee on Armed Services! Senator Cardin already signed our letter to Secretary Gates and his successor and Senator Blunt’s […]

Marine Cpl. Jennifer M. Parcell

June 28, 2011 by  
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Marine Cpl. Jennifer M. Parcell KIA: February 7, 2007 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 3, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Okinawa AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Army 1st Lt. Ashley Henderson Huff

June 22, 2011 by  
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Army 1st Lt. Ashley Henderson Huff KIA: September 19, 2006 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to 549th Military Police Company, 385th Military Police Battalion, Fort Stewart, GA AWV’s Facebook Memorial Page

Army Spc. Toccara R. Green

June 14, 2011 by  
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Army Spc. Toccara R. Green KIA: August 14, 2005 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to the 57th Transportation Company, 548th Corps Support Battalion, Fort Drum, N.Y. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

Help on the way for female combat veterans

June 11, 2011 by  
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The FET team isn’t the only population that is seeking help. There are thousands of female veterans who have deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan who have been exposed to direct fire or experienced some type of combat while serving in support roles such as combat photographers, truck drivers, radio operators and military policemen.

US Army Specialist Devin Snyder

June 8, 2011 by  
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US Army Specialist Devin Snyder KIA: June 4, 2011 Operation Enduring Freedom Assigned to the 164th MP Company of the 793rd Military Police Battalion out of Ft. Richardson, Alaska. AWV Facebook memorial page

Army Sgt. Regina C. Reali

June 7, 2011 by  
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Army Sgt. Regina C. Reali KIA: December 23, 2005 Operation Iraqi Freedom Assigned to the 351st Civil Affairs Command, Army Reserve, Mountain View, California AWV Facebook Memorial Page

First Woman Assumes Command of the Coast Guard Academy

June 3, 2011 by  
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Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz has become the first woman to lead the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and the first to head any of the military services’ academies. Stosz was installed today as 40th superintendent of the New London, Conn., campus, replacing Rear Adm. J. Scott Burhoe, who led the school since 2007. The native of […]