Tag: WWI veterans

WWI veterans

Veterans Day: History of a symbol

In this photo taken on Nov. 12, 2013, a red poppy on a wooden remembrance cross lays above a bronze plaque which contains the poem

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A look back at the “war to end all wars”

The “war to end all wars” involved more than 70 million military personnel, the vast majority from Europe. An estimated nine million combatants and seven

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War Stories: Paul Hosmer

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who

WWI veterans

Veteran of the Year nominations sought

The theme of the 2018 Albany Veterans Day parade will be “A Century of Valor — WWI to Present Day,” marking the 100th anniversary of