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Army 1st Lt. Ashley White

October 25, 2011 by  
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Army 1st Lt. Ashley White KIA: October 22, 2011 Operation Enduring Freedom Assigned to 230th Brigade Support Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, North Carolina National Guard, Goldsboro, N.C. AWV Facebook Memorial Page

A Tribute to Women Veterans from a Brother-in-Arms

October 18, 2011 by  
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From the artist: “This song is dedicated to all the “Women Warriors” who serve our country, past and present! Thank You!” Meet the artist: “If you ask Soldier Hard what has gotten him to where he is today, he’ll say “Determination & the will to carry on.” So it wasn’t a surprise, that his new […]

The VA Announces PSA About Women Veterans

October 13, 2011 by  
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“The Department of Veterans Affairs is taking its internal culture-change message to the public with a new video about the vital role women play in the military and the importance of providing women Veterans with high quality health care. VA’s Women Veterans Health Strategic Health Care Group recently completed a 60-second public service announcement (PSA) […]

U.S. Army Promotes First African-American Woman to Two-Star General

October 10, 2011 by  
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“The U.S. Army promoted Marcia Anderson to a major general at Fort Knox on Thursday. It makes Anderson the highest ranking African-American woman in the Army and also marks the first time the Army has promoted an African-American woman to the rank of two-star general. Anderson’s goal when she entered the service in 1979 was […]

Team AWV submitted over 1,000 photos that helped the artists create this collage for the Jubilee House in NC

October 10, 2011 by  
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Team AWV (American Women Veterans) and families submitted over 1,000 photos that helped the artists create this collage for the home made over by Extreme Makeover: Home Edition in Fayetteville, NC. A collage of 1,000 female veterans grace this piece of art hanging in the Jubilee House fro homeless women veterans in Fayetteville, NC as […]