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Hero Highlight – Thomas Zeugner

After Sadaam Hussein and his Iraqi forces invaded neighboring Kuwait, the United States responded on January 17, 1991 and the First Persian Gulf...

Hero Highlight – Donald Ryan McGlothlin

The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, shocked the nation and the world. Americans rallied together for support and strength. Many felt the...

Hero Highlight – William Wymond Cabell, Jr.

Photo taken from publication: Williams, Armistead M. “Mason and Friends, A Collection of Letters and Stories from World War II,” 1994.

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Hero Highlight – PFC Thomas Wilson

“Country roads, take me home…” That would have been the theme song of PFC Thomas Wilson’s life. Growing up in Maurertown, Virginia in the...

Unfortunately, war has a tendency of getting in the way of normal, everyday life. For Francis Hammond from Alexandria, Virginia, the Korean War...

Martha Martin

Mrs. Martha Martin

Our feature blog posting is written by one of the dedicated volunteers at the Virginia War Memorial,...

Hero Highlight – Edgar “Frankie” Crouse, Jr.

WO Edgar Crouse, Jr.

Being the oldest of four children, Edgar “Frankie” Crouse, Jr. was preconditioned with a protective instinct. Raised...

Hero Highlight – Phillip Andrew Myers

Does anyone really have a sense of what they want to do with their lives? Of course, success and financial stability are key, but what drives...

Hero Highlight – Michael Fleming Folland

One of the most heart-wrenching scenarios is a soldier killed in action that leaves behind a young family. Captain Jack Paris Dove left his...

Hero Highlight – Ray O. Stevens

Ray Stevens

Photo courtesy of the Bedford Museum and Genealogical Library and the National D-Day Memorial Foundation

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