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The Meaning of Memorial Day

05/26/2017 Sharon Swanepoel 0

After interviewing over 300 veterans for my article ‘A Veteran’s Story’, I’ve noticed that one belief among our living warriors is continuously voiced and heartfelt: There are no surviving heroes. To survive combat means exactly […]

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Decoration Day

05/26/2017 Sharon Swanepoel 0

Decoration Day is usually held on a Sunday in late May or early June in the mountainous regions of the American South.  Relatives visit graves in family plots or old cemeteries to honor forgotten ancestors […]

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