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[ABOVE] Women Veterans share their stories

A Civil War Veteran goes home via cross-country motorcycle ride

Pvt. Jewett Williams’ cremains were claimed after 94 years then transported across the country from Oregon to Maine by the Patriot Guard Riders




“Welcome to MyVA” – Getting it right from the start!

Veterans enrolling in VA care receive a welcome phone call from VA’s Health Resource Center, who can help ease their concerns.


Navy Veteran blind for 19 years sees hope again

The moment Otto Catalan had waited almost two decades for had finally arrived. Sitting in a small office, surrounded by his doctors and other medical staff, the blind U.S. Navy Veteran could only hope for one thing: to see the face of his teenage son for the first time.


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This week we honor Jason Dunham.

Jason served during the Iraq War with the 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for deliberately falling on a grenade, using his own body as a shield to save him fellow Marines.

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