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I have a question maybe you guys can answer. 6 sinkingfeeling Wednesday 7 hrs ago 0 387
Omaha police detective works the case of his uncle's WWII plane crash 0 Omaha Steve Sunday Sunday 2 159
U.S. agrees to pay billions to Marines affected by toxic water 3 douglas9 Jan 13 Jan 13 0 703
How a Nebraska soldier's letter about visiting his brother's grave sparked a lifelong romance 1 Omaha Steve Jan 8 Jan 9 8 661
Trump won votes promising to protect veterans, but major veterans groups are rattled by his plans 12 pinboy3niner Dec 23 Jan 6 8 1640
Dr. Orange: The Scientist Who Insists Agent Orange Isn't Hurting America's Veterans 2 douglas9 Dec 25 Dec 29 5 812
VA hospital in ABQ (Albuquerque, NM) ranked in bottom 10 4 left-of-center2012 Dec 15 Dec 27 3 830
Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah 2 The Polack MSgt Dec 23 Dec 23 5 1243
No Heroes Left Untreated Act 1 TexasTowelie Dec 20 Dec 20 4 1092
Some combat-wounded vets could see a windfall thanks to a congressional tax fix 1 nitpicker Dec 17 Dec 17 7 1344
Former VA Podiatry Chief and Sunrise Shoes CEO Indicted for Health Care Fraud Scheme 0 nitpicker Dec 17 Dec 17 2 917
Offutt lab identifies remains of WWII fighter pilot who disappeared in 1944 0 Omaha Steve Dec 13 Dec 13 3 734
9/11 lawsuit bill puts veterans in the crosshairs 2 TexasTowelie Dec 11 Dec 11 1 329
I just realized that the VA will be hanging pictures of trump everywhere 7 Victor_c3 Dec 9 Dec 11 6 675
Will Standing Rock create new vet activist movement? 6 pinboy3niner Dec 9 Dec 10 13 545
5,051 Va. vets' personal info found in ex-Veterans Services worker's storage unit 1 TexasTowelie Dec 8 Dec 8 0 449
The attack was on radar and mistaken as B-17's headed to Pearl 75 years ago, my uncle was there 1 Omaha Steve Dec 7 Dec 7 2 484
Veterans groups fear Trump will 'burn down' VA 4 Eugene Dec 2 Dec 3 6 450
Veterans to Serve as Human Shields for Dakota Pipeline Protesters 5 pinboy3niner Nov 30 Dec 1 5 2382
Did Trump ever get around to honoring Vets last week? 3 WilliamPlanke Nov 16 Nov 16 0 127
How a Combat Photographer Named a Phenomenon to Honor Soldiers 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 28 7 366
Feds look into claim of unofficial VA wait lists in Colorado 1 nitpicker Oct 24 Oct 24 1 353
VA Employee Sentenced to Federal Prison for Falsifying the Medical Records (VA Augusta) 1 nitpicker Oct 2016 Oct 2016 5 676
Dr. Yutaka Yoshida, a U.S. War Hero of Japanese Descent, Dies at 104 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 5 271
The Life and Death of Hanoi Hannah 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 3 383
Trump Suggests That Soldiers Who Suffer From PTSD Aren’t “Strong” 4 yuiyoshida Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 368
a wonderful website for those interested in learning more about the WASP's 2 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 6 336
Female WWII pilot Elaine Harmon will finally be laid to rest at Arlington 7 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 11 360
Veterans charity that gave less than 2% of revenue to veterans closes its doors for good 6 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 4 685
At their final monthly meal together, a salute for the few, the proud of Iwo Jima 3 Omaha Steve Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 544
No Relief for Some Vets Exposed to Agent Orange 0 douglas9 Aug 2016 Aug 2016 2 275
Secrets, Denial, and, Decades Later, a Medal of Honor for a Vietnam Medic 0 douglas9 Jul 2016 Jul 2016 13 397
Veteran Commits Suicide Hours After Being Turned Away At VA Facility – Rest In Peace 12 yuiyoshida Jul 2016 Jul 2016 7 683
Seven decades melt away as World War II vet buckles himself into plane and the memories it carries 3 Omaha Steve Jul 2016 Jul 2016 5 436
Legion of Honor awarded to Japanese-American soldier 2 yuiyoshida Jul 2016 Jul 2016 3 354
Police: 81-Year-Old Marine Corps Veteran Held Hostage In Motel For 4 Years 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2016 Jul 2016 2 492
Info Beyond DD-214 for Vietnam Era Vet 11 paparush Jul 2016 Jul 2016 0 909
Vietnam Vet Gets Best Friend His Long-Overdue Purple Heart 0 douglas9 Jul 2016 Jul 2016 5 392
FOUR graveside flags for 2 Vets, they went up tonight PIX 1 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 8 648
Three of Nebraska's living Pearl Harbor survivors gather at new Central City veterans memorial 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 4 295
Hansen: Spurred by Omahan's research, Marine Corps changes history behind iconic Iwo Jima photo 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 334
Long-lost remains of Lincoln native killed in WWII to be buried at last 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 354
Remember the post on Memorial Day about 3 foot weeds on the War Memorial? 5 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 19 954
New policy protects Marines, sailors facing separation for mental health issues 3 douglas9 Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 466
MASH quote "Goddamn Army" or my dad entered the Twilight Zone 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 486
Killed by friendly fire in WWII, the weeds on his memorial are three feet tall today 3 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 12 729
Today. My wife and I stood on our porch, we 4 The Polack MSgt May 2016 May 2016 36 1730
In Remembrance on Memorial Day 15 pinboy3niner May 2016 May 2016 40 863
some online resources on the Women's Air Service Pilots of WWII 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 2 291
WWII female pilots (WASPS) now can be buried at Arlington (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 5 361
I was raped in the navy – and then discharged for a 'personality disorder' (but, NO war on women!!) 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 18 522
Obama reinstates burial rights of WASP pilots 3 nitpicker May 2016 May 2016 27 754
Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Sentenced (wristslap for unreported gifts) 1 nitpicker May 2016 May 2016 5 378
Eric Fanning confirmed. 0 lonestarnot May 2016 May 2016 3 349
Police recover priceless stolen WWI-era cannon 2 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 0 522
Civilian hoping to report for duty at a vet service agency. 2 KamaAina May 2016 May 2016 1 443
Spurred in part by Omaha man's research, Marine Corps launches investigation into iconic Iwo Jima fl 0 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 5 485
The B-17 Swamp Ghost – Found After 68 Years In the Jungle 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2016 Apr 2016 10 661
Pennsylvania Man Charged In Alleged $35 Million Fraud Against Veterans’ Education GI Bill 2 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 605
Veterans still can face long waits for care — if they get it at all 3 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 622
Burn Pits 6 douglas9 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 6 1003
VA staff is buried in backlog of unlimited veterans disability appeals 3 nitpicker Nov 2015 Apr 2016 4 984
Panel weighs closing all VA health care — vets' groups raise conflict of interest 15 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 5 1864
Veterans chief, key congressman discuss VA's problems 2 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Apr 2016 3 783
The Fundamental Difference War Hawk HRC vs BS 1 SisterSarah Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 789
Now Here’s Some True R&R: Reuniting and Reminiscing with WWII Buddies, Joe and Max 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 388
Veterans mark 50th anniversary of Vietnam War 3 yuiyoshida Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 857
'This really helps': More than 40 years after the war ended, Vietnam-era veterans are welcomed home 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2016 Mar 2016 5 721
How Bruce Springsteen Rescued Vietnam Veterans of America-—and the Vietnam Veterans Movement 4 pinboy3niner Mar 2016 Mar 2016 8 1267
Oh Great, New illnesses associated with Agent Orange X-post from GD 2 Scuba Mar 2016 Mar 2016 9 1509
Stand Down event in Brockton offers support to dozens of homeless veterans 0 unhappycamper Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 787
The strange history of opiates in America: from morphine for kids to heroin for soldiers 1 unhappycamper Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 863
Wounded Warrior Project Fires Top Two Executives 1 The River Mar 2016 Mar 2016 8 536
Nearly deaf dog overwhelmed by sight of her soldier owner 2 unhappycamper Mar 2016 Mar 2016 16 1202
Military Veteran Turns Tables on Would-Be Robber 1 Omaha Steve Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 920
New law will cut off unemployment pay for most GI Bill users, but when? 1 nitpicker Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 950
VA expands hepatitis C treatment to all patients with the virus 0 nitpicker Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 621
Question for US veterans: does the ROTC hand out meaningless 'medals'? 12 muriel_volestrangler Feb 2016 Mar 2016 0 1520
Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Pleads Guilty 0 nitpicker Mar 2016 Mar 2016 6 614
Agent Orange catching up to Vietnam veterans decades later 8 unhappycamper Feb 2016 Mar 2016 15 1762
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