Tag: Marine Cpl. Jason Dunham

Military December 25, 2019

Military.com: This Disabled WWII Veteran Was the Only Actor to Win 2 Oscars for the Same Part; Christmas Dinner 1943: WWII Navy Vet Cooked all Night for 8,000 Sailors; Marines Need Help Funding Documentary on Jason Dunham’s Sacrifice; Air Force Veteran Fatally Shoots Robbery Suspect Who Pistol-Whipped Him; New VA Suicide Prevention Strategy: Talk to Vets 3 Times in First Year Out of Uniform; Millennial Veterans Saving, Earning More Than Those in Their 50s and 60s and more ->
Task & Purpose: A Catholic priest and a Jewish boxer walked into a foxhole on Guadalcanal — and put on a midnight Christmas Mass for the ages; Nearly $25K raised in hours for family of fallen Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan and more ->
By James Hatch, Medium: My Semester With the Snowflakes At 52, I was accepted to Yale as a freshman. The students I met there surprised me.

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Military November 23, 2019

Military.com: Let’s Help a WWII Vet Celebrate Her 100th Birthday; Fired Police Sergeant Held on $1M Bond Shot Medic in Back of Head, Indictment Says; Nearly 6 Years After Homeless Vet Was Decapitated by Driver, Police Make Arrest; Ready for the Unexpected: Air Force Drilling Troops in Survival, Response Skills and more ->
Task & Purpose: Pence makes surprise visit to Iraq to reassure Kurds (and US troops) that they’re not forgotten; Under heavy fire during a massive Taliban ambush, this airman broke cover to save his teammates; Retired colonel pleads guilty to ripping off the military for millions in kickback scheme; For the first time ever, a female Marine has graduated the grueling Basic Reconnaissance course; Defying Trump, Navy Secretary backs effort to revoke tridents from Eddie Gallagher and other SEALs; A new documentary tells the heroic story of the first Marine to earn the Medal of Honor since Vietnam and more ->
DOD: Freedom of Navigation in South China Sea Critical to Prosperity, Says Indo-Pacific Commander; Threat From China Requires Innovative Approach, Says DOD Official and more ->



Military November 10, 2019

Military.com: New Bill Would Protect Military, Veteran Family Members from Deportation; Meet Dusty Kleiss, Dive Bomber Hero of Midway; Top 10 Celebrity Veterans and more ->
Task & Purpose: It’s the birthday of the Marine Corps — and its first Post-9/11 Medal of Honor recipient; Special tactics airman who fell from a C-130 was dedicated to ‘God, our freedoms, peace, and his family’; Here are some outstanding veterans you should know about this Veterans Day and more ->
DOD: Veterans Day 2019
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