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[ABOVE] 100 years later, the U.S. commemorates World War I

VA’s new online tool helps Veterans make informed health care decisions

VA is launching a new website with an access and quality tool to help Veterans make more informed choices.




99-year-old survivor walks in Bataan Memorial Death March for the 10th time

The 75th anniversary of WWII’s infamous Bataan Death March was commemorated by 7,200 participants who gathered for the 28th Bataan Memorial Death March, Sunday, March 19, at White Sands Missile range.

‘When I am here, I am one of the family,’ says longtime Manchester VA patient

Robert Tucker has been coming to the Manchester VA Medical Center since 1999. He worked with many staff over the years.



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This week we honor Army Veteran Wayne Carringer.

Wayne was 17 years old when he joined the Army in 1939, although he reported that he was 19. He was stationed in the Philippines for only two weeks when Japanese forces attacked Pearl Harbor. He was then sent to Bataan.

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