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Richard Overton turned 110 on Wednesday, making him the oldest living World War II veteran. But he says age isn't slowing him down

Giving back to those who serve our country — Goodwill Industries is committing to help 3,000 women transition back into civilian life after getting out…

Veterans’ Administration is adding another 1900 mental health staffers to VA medical centers nationwide to keep up with the increasing demand for help as veterans…

via News92FM.Com The Walt Disney Company says it’s committed to doing more than just honor the men and women of the U.S. military who serve overseas. On Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger unveiled a new project called “Heroes Work Here.” The new initiative will hire “one thousand U.S. veterans across all segments of our company.” […]

Via themilitarywallet.com Two notes before jumping in: Proof of Military Service. First, most companies require some form of military ID – including a U.S. Uniform Services ID Card (active/reserve/retired), Current Leave and Earnings Statement (LES), Photograph in uniform, be wearing uniform (if your service permits), Veterans Organization Card (e.g., American Legion and VFW), DD214, discharge […]

  via:eurweb First Lady Michelle Obama will appear on ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” as part of her Joining Forces initiative to support military families, the network announced Tuesday. The episode will focus on 15-year U.S. Navy veteran Barbara Marshall and her Fayetteville, NC-based Steps N Stages Jubilee House, a transitional dwelling for homeless women veterans. Mrs. […]

BY James Gordon Meek DAILY NEWS WASHINGTON BUREAU Via: Newsone.com President Obama places a wreath at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. President Obama extends a hand to James Gordon Meek (left) of the Daily News Washington Bureau.