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Just for grins 3 The Polack MSgt Wednesday 21 hrs ago 4 353
Legislation Introduced to Exempt Veterans From Hiring Freeze 1 nitpicker Feb 17 Feb 17 5 214
Shaheen and Collins Pitch Bill to Expand Access to National Parks for Disabled Vets 6 TexasTowelie Feb 16 Feb 16 4 192
We Were Soldiers co-author Galloway: I just lost my best friend 5 pinboy3niner Feb 12 Feb 15 18 423
Hello all, looking for some help 3 The Polack MSgt Feb 10 Feb 10 7 369
Silly Donald Trump Forgot To Invite Veterans To Big Veterans Meeting, DOY DOY DOY 5 niyad Feb 8 Feb 9 9 405
Charlie Liteky, ex-chaplain who gave back his Medal of Honor at the Wall, dies 4 pinboy3niner Jan 23 Feb 8 5 232
One of last remaining Pearl Harbor survivors from Nebraska dies at 96 0 Omaha Steve Feb 2 Feb 2 4 317
I have a question maybe you guys can answer. 6 sinkingfeeling Jan 18 Jan 21 0 717
Omaha police detective works the case of his uncle's WWII plane crash 0 Omaha Steve Jan 15 Jan 15 3 209
U.S. agrees to pay billions to Marines affected by toxic water 3 douglas9 Jan 13 Jan 13 0 901
How a Nebraska soldier's letter about visiting his brother's grave sparked a lifelong romance 1 Omaha Steve Jan 8 Jan 9 8 753
Trump won votes promising to protect veterans, but major veterans groups are rattled by his plans 12 pinboy3niner Dec 23 Jan 6 8 1749
Dr. Orange: The Scientist Who Insists Agent Orange Isn't Hurting America's Veterans 2 douglas9 Dec 25 Dec 29 5 861
VA hospital in ABQ (Albuquerque, NM) ranked in bottom 10 4 left-of-center2012 Dec 15 Dec 27 3 877
Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah 2 The Polack MSgt Dec 23 Dec 23 5 1283
No Heroes Left Untreated Act 1 TexasTowelie Dec 20 Dec 20 4 1134
Some combat-wounded vets could see a windfall thanks to a congressional tax fix 1 nitpicker Dec 17 Dec 17 7 1391
Former VA Podiatry Chief and Sunrise Shoes CEO Indicted for Health Care Fraud Scheme 0 nitpicker Dec 17 Dec 17 2 963
Offutt lab identifies remains of WWII fighter pilot who disappeared in 1944 0 Omaha Steve Dec 13 Dec 13 3 774
9/11 lawsuit bill puts veterans in the crosshairs 2 TexasTowelie Dec 11 Dec 11 1 386
I just realized that the VA will be hanging pictures of trump everywhere 7 Victor_c3 Dec 9 Dec 11 6 740
Will Standing Rock create new vet activist movement? 6 pinboy3niner Dec 9 Dec 10 13 632
5,051 Va. vets' personal info found in ex-Veterans Services worker's storage unit 1 TexasTowelie Dec 8 Dec 8 0 480
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 2 535
Veterans groups fear Trump will 'burn down' VA 4 Eugene Dec 2 Dec 3 6 501
Veterans to Serve as Human Shields for Dakota Pipeline Protesters 5 pinboy3niner Nov 30 Dec 1 5 2798
Did Trump ever get around to honoring Vets last week? 3 WilliamPlanke Nov 2016 Nov 2016 0 175
How a Combat Photographer Named a Phenomenon to Honor Soldiers 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 7 408
Feds look into claim of unofficial VA wait lists in Colorado 1 nitpicker Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 394
VA Employee Sentenced to Federal Prison for Falsifying the Medical Records (VA Augusta) 1 nitpicker Oct 2016 Oct 2016 5 709
Dr. Yutaka Yoshida, a U.S. War Hero of Japanese Descent, Dies at 104 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 5 307
The Life and Death of Hanoi Hannah 2 douglas9 Oct 2016 Oct 2016 3 422
Trump Suggests That Soldiers Who Suffer From PTSD Aren’t “Strong” 4 yuiyoshida Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 416
a wonderful website for those interested in learning more about the WASP's 2 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 6 388
Female WWII pilot Elaine Harmon will finally be laid to rest at Arlington 7 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 11 419
Veterans charity that gave less than 2% of revenue to veterans closes its doors for good 6 niyad Sep 2016 Sep 2016 4 752
At their final monthly meal together, a salute for the few, the proud of Iwo Jima 3 Omaha Steve Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 594
No Relief for Some Vets Exposed to Agent Orange 0 douglas9 Aug 2016 Aug 2016 2 309
Secrets, Denial, and, Decades Later, a Medal of Honor for a Vietnam Medic 0 douglas9 Jul 2016 Jul 2016 13 429
Veteran Commits Suicide Hours After Being Turned Away At VA Facility – Rest In Peace 12 yuiyoshida Jul 2016 Jul 2016 7 758
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 5 483
Legion of Honor awarded to Japanese-American soldier 2 yuiyoshida Jul 2016 Jul 2016 3 392
Police: 81-Year-Old Marine Corps Veteran Held Hostage In Motel For 4 Years 0 Omaha Steve Jul 2016 Jul 2016 2 538
Info Beyond DD-214 for Vietnam Era Vet 11 paparush Jul 2016 Jul 2016 0 989
Vietnam Vet Gets Best Friend His Long-Overdue Purple Heart 0 douglas9 Jul 2016 Jul 2016 5 421
FOUR graveside flags for 2 Vets, they went up tonight PIX 1 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 8 710
Three of Nebraska's living Pearl Harbor survivors gather at new Central City veterans memorial 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 4 327
Hansen: Spurred by Omahan's research, Marine Corps changes history behind iconic Iwo Jima photo 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 370
Long-lost remains of Lincoln native killed in WWII to be buried at last 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 382
Remember the post on Memorial Day about 3 foot weeds on the War Memorial? 5 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 19 1017
New policy protects Marines, sailors facing separation for mental health issues 3 douglas9 Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 525
MASH quote "Goddamn Army" or my dad entered the Twilight Zone 0 Omaha Steve Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 519
Killed by friendly fire in WWII, the weeds on his memorial are three feet tall today 3 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 12 784
Today. My wife and I stood on our porch, we 4 The Polack MSgt May 2016 May 2016 36 1799
In Remembrance on Memorial Day 15 pinboy3niner May 2016 May 2016 40 937
some online resources on the Women's Air Service Pilots of WWII 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 2 324
WWII female pilots (WASPS) now can be buried at Arlington (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 5 403
I was raped in the navy – and then discharged for a 'personality disorder' (but, NO war on women!!) 0 niyad May 2016 May 2016 18 554
Obama reinstates burial rights of WASP pilots 3 nitpicker May 2016 May 2016 27 810
Former Director of Phoenix VA Hospital Sentenced (wristslap for unreported gifts) 1 nitpicker May 2016 May 2016 5 415
Eric Fanning confirmed. 0 lonestarnot May 2016 May 2016 3 382
Police recover priceless stolen WWI-era cannon 2 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 0 561
Civilian hoping to report for duty at a vet service agency. 2 KamaAina May 2016 May 2016 1 486
Spurred in part by Omaha man's research, Marine Corps launches investigation into iconic Iwo Jima fl 0 Omaha Steve May 2016 May 2016 5 513
The B-17 Swamp Ghost – Found After 68 Years In the Jungle 1 Omaha Steve Apr 2016 Apr 2016 10 703
Pennsylvania Man Charged In Alleged $35 Million Fraud Against Veterans’ Education GI Bill 2 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 654
Veterans still can face long waits for care — if they get it at all 3 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 3 670
Burn Pits 6 douglas9 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 6 1078
VA staff is buried in backlog of unlimited veterans disability appeals 3 nitpicker Nov 2015 Apr 2016 4 1035
Panel weighs closing all VA health care — vets' groups raise conflict of interest 15 nitpicker Apr 2016 Apr 2016 5 1953
Veterans chief, key congressman discuss VA's problems 2 unhappycamper Aug 2015 Apr 2016 3 823
The Fundamental Difference War Hawk HRC vs BS 1 SisterSarah Apr 2016 Apr 2016 0 825
Now Here’s Some True R&R: Reuniting and Reminiscing with WWII Buddies, Joe and Max 0 Omaha Steve Apr 2016 Apr 2016 4 419
Veterans mark 50th anniversary of Vietnam War 3 yuiyoshida Mar 2016 Mar 2016 4 900
'This really helps': More than 40 years after the war ended, Vietnam-era veterans are welcomed home 0 Omaha Steve Mar 2016 Mar 2016 5 772
How Bruce Springsteen Rescued Vietnam Veterans of America-—and the Vietnam Veterans Movement 4 pinboy3niner Mar 2016 Mar 2016 8 1335
Oh Great, New illnesses associated with Agent Orange X-post from GD 2 Scuba Mar 2016 Mar 2016 9 1579
Stand Down event in Brockton offers support to dozens of homeless veterans 0 unhappycamper Mar 2016 Mar 2016 3 830
The strange history of opiates in America: from morphine for kids to heroin for soldiers 1 unhappycamper Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 912
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