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WW2 Medal of Honor still Living

The oldest living WW II Medal Of Honor Recipient, who was awarded the Medal Of Honor during WWII. Charles H. Coolidge.Charles Henry Coolidge (born August 4, 1921) is a former United States Army technical sergeant and a recipient of the United States military’s highest decoration for valor—the Medal of Honor—for his heroism in France during […]

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The Man Behind the Stars and Stipes

Frances Hopkins: The Man Behind The Stars and Stripes Betsy Ross  made flags for 50 years, and we are all familiar with the famous circular 13-star design. Fewer know about Frances Hopkinson, signer of the Declaration of Independence and designer of our Stars and Stripes. Letters between Hopkinson and the Continental Congress tell the story, […]

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