Happy Veterans Day and thank you Grandpa and Daddy!

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  1. SomerSky

    SomerSky Obsessed with what I hate Banned User

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    i lost my vet dad recently and my vet grandfather a while ago, I treasure grandpa's Purple Heart and have had it for my entire life...happy Veterans Day to all who have served to protect us and our freedoms and a country that is like nowhere else in the world!
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    Semper fi @puncher Thank you for serving.....
     
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    Yes, Happy Veteran's Day, and I thank my (unfortunately now late) Dad for his service, and all others who serve(d).
     
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    To my amazing FIL -he signed up at 17 after Pearl Harbor :beer: :flag:
     
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    Thanks for sharing, Somer. Awesome. Happy V-Day and thanks to all the men and women for their service!

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    I love these videos

     
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    I always salute the veterans on this day--particularly the now completely departed WWI vets. The battle of the Somme in particular was horrific.
     
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    My moms cousin and close friend died at iwo jima. She saved all of his letters and a few years ago, I finally received them when my brother died. I treasure these letters. My dad was a vet and my bff was a vet from Vietnam who was exposed to agent orange. I love them all. Thank you jack for sacrificing your life. You are remembered.
     
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    Respect to all of you and yours that served.

    Love and miss you, Pops.

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    I always used to buy the red paper poppys that the old time vets would sell outside of the supermarket and put them on my pocketbook. I haven't seen them in years!
    Thanks, Obama :p
     
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    WW2?? Vietnam?
     
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    My late dad and uncle served overseas in war time. Remembering them warmly on this day.
     
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    My dad served in the Navy for 9 years. Always remember him and his brothers, who when they were 18 years old left the farm and went to serve their country.

    And always remember him and my uncles today.
    Thanks to all the vets.

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    Cold War. Fuck you Putin
     
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    The Fighting Sullivan's :usflag:
     
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