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Isaac McKnight

...American Legion Post #71, VFW Order of the Purple Heart, former Scoutmaster of Troop 65, member of the 101st Airborne 2 Infantry, and a life member of the NRA. He was wounded in WWII and the Korean War. Survivors include two sons, John W. McKnight...

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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during...

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Isaac McKnight

...American Legion Post #71, VFW Order of the Purple Heart, former Scoutmaster of Troop 65, member of the 101st Airborne 2 Infantry, and a life member of the NRA. He was wounded in WWII and the Korean War. Survivors include two sons, John W. McKnight...

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Longtime commissioner of Georgia Department of Veterans Service dead at 92

...assistance such as tax breaks and special license plates.Wheeler was a veteran himself, having served in the Army as a stateside infantry instructor during World War II. He joined the department of Veterans Service as director of its education division in 1949...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-21/longtime-commissioner-georgia
Surge of elderly World War II veterans traveling to DC on South Carolina Honor Flight

...89-year-old retiree from Columbia was shot down twice during the Korean conflict, earning both a Purple Heart and Air Medal.Army infantry veteran James Carey, 92, said he's is especially looking forward to meeting other former servicemen to exchange a few stories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-19/surge-elderly-world-war-ii-ve
Robert Carstarphen

...Catholic Church. He served in the United States Army 94th Infantry Division during World War II and was on the battlefield 309 days in a row and was awarded two Bronze Stars and The Combat Infantry Badge. He was Commando in the Battle of Buldge and later a...

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Fort Stewart replaces 468 trees honoring fallen soldiers

...deputy commander of Fort Stewart's 3rd Infantry Division. "If it's a living memorial...soldiers who died serving in the 3rd Infantry are coming to Fort Stewart to see Warriors...April 2003, barely a month after 3rd Infantry troops from Fort Stewart helped lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/fort-stewart-replaces-468-tre
Deal announces new program to honor Vietnam veterans

...with "certificates of honor.""It was moving and memorable," said Atlanta attorney Cary S. King, 73, who served as an infantry captain in Viet nam and was one of many veterans handed a certificate by the governor Monday.Max Torrence, a helicopter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-30/deal-announces-new-program-ho
Army chaplain heeded call of the Lord to set aside dreams of West Point for humble ministry

...not want to become an Army chaplain. His father had served as Army chaplain for 30 years, and Mallard wanted to serve as an infantry officer.But God had other plans, and made that known as Mallard sat in front of his congressman's committee, interviewing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-03-20/army-chaplain-heeded-cal
Augusta veterans remember Vietnam buildup 50 years ago

...but he tried to say he wasn't qualified.Hunt was persuaded and assigned as a Signal Corps advisor to the Vietnamese 5th Infantry Division. He didn't even know where Vietnam was.Hunt, who now lives in Augusta, arrived in Vietnam in August 1964 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/augusta-veterans-remember-vi