Tag: women veterans

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One year after enactment: Isakson-Roe Act

On Jan. 5, 2021, the Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020 (Isakson-Roe Act) was signed into

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▶️ War Stories: Kristin Gyford

Kristin Gyford was honored recently by the Veterans Administration, named a Woman Veteran Trailblazer for her work after her service. Her time in uniform might

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Bend Veteran Honored As A Trailblazer

A Bend woman is one of 27 veterans nominated for 2021 Trailblazers by the VA’s Center for Women Veteran’s. Kristin Gyford of Bend was chosen

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Women’s Military History Week Highlights: Kim T. Gray and Jean Kirnak

Wrapping up Oregon Women’s Military History Week are Coast Guard veteran Kim Gray (one of the few people on earth who can say they’ve sailed around the world — literally) and Jean Kirnak, a nurse in the legendary 8076 MASH unit, which was recognized for the meritorious and life-saving service it courageously provided throughout the Korean War.