Joseph Washington Betit

...Ethel resigned her post with the Women's Army Corps, and they were married in 1943 when he joined the United States Army during World War II and served in the 87th...enlisted as a staff sergeant with the regular army and reported to active duty as a second...
Chapin Heumann

...S. navy vessels. When war started he enlisted in the U.S. Army, completed officer training school, had a tour of duty at Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and ultimately led an army engineering platoon in the Philippines. Following the war, he returned...
Joe H. Satko

...vegetables, which they sold locally. Joe worked on the farm as well as at Juneau's plywood mill until the war, when he joined the army. He served as Crew Chief for B-24 and B-17 aircraft.In 1945 Joe married Irene Hill, and for a time they settled in Richmond...
William Howard Ahrensfeld

...and raised in New York City, he attended high school on the site of the current United Nations building. Bill joined the Army in 1945 and was stationed in the Philippines during the aftermath of World War II, responsible for radio communications. After...
Gladys Aceveda Friday

...Tlingit name was Yakdushi which means Killerwhales Singing Alongside the Boat. She worked at the Baranof Hotel and the Salvation Army in Juneau, and in Kake, she worked at the Cannery and also started her own businesses, Ace Variety Store and Timberwolf Cab...
Finally, a big fish on Wall Street is hooked

...The following editorial first appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: A federal jury last week answered a challenge that armies of government regulators and enforcement officials largely have ignored: The jurors convicted a major Wall Street financial...
Taku Rollersports Club wants you

...Believe it or not, one of the most user friendly and health beneficial activities is actually one that has gained attention via armies of male and female-clad warriors hurtling their bodies at break-neck speeds against, at, and over opponents in competitions...
Army captain awarded Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON - An Army captain who shoved a suicide bomber to...families of the victims and some of his former Army colleagues watched, Obama draped the medal...University of Maryland before entering the Army in 2008.Obama said that what helped make...
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Afghan warlord warns of Islamic State rise

...decades held sway over portions of Afghanistan, running their own armies. Khan was one of the leaders of the "mujahedeen," the forces...unity government "will make it difficult for the police and army to control the fight."Since taking office in September...
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Events observe 150 years since Civil War's unofficial end

...wife, Amanda Abbitt Coleman, in their home as Union and Confederate armies headed to the fateful Battle of Appomattox Court House. It would be the final battle before Lee's Army of Northern Virginia surrendered on April 9, 1865, effectively ending...
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