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A Soldier’s Thanksgiving Day

Brought to you by Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission. Instead of family and friends for Thanksgiving, We share our gratitude with our comrades-in-arms. We celebrate the mission we were given and the challenges that lie before us. Though land and sea…

My Grandpa Was a Man Among Men

This story is brought you by the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission: https://www.facebook.com/CCVSC?fref=ts By Taylor Moore He was African-American. He was drafted in 1959. He made history. He was my grandfather. SP/4 Fred Moore was the first black troop to join…

Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

The Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame was created by former Governor George V. Voinovich in 1992 to demonstrate his concern for Ohio veterans returning home due to military downsizing as a result of the end of the Cold War. Former…

Women in Uniform

Lt. Emily Perez, We Hardly Knew Ye by John H. Tidyman, editor  War has little regard for the lives of its combatants. No regard at all for widows, widowers, friends, family members, neighbors, or fellow troops. At the gravesite,…