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Georgia Military College seeks graduates who have fought since World War I

...forces.As of Wednesday, the database included 10 graduates who served in World War I; 62 in World War II; and eight in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan. None has been found from the Korean and Gulf wars."We gathered quite a bit of information," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-20/georgia-military-college-seek
James Atkinson

...College, Mount Vernon. He then joined the United States Air Force and worked as a helicopter mechanic, where he served in the Vietnam War. Mr. Atkinson moved back to Georgia where he owned and operated Western Auto in Claxton for many years. He then returned...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172141022
Martinez man keeps Father's legacy alive 50 years after his death in Vietnam during medical evacuation mission

...continued into the highlands of northeast Vietnam on a medical evacuation mission in his UH-1...a coming rush of anniversaries of the Vietnam War ? his five words carry significant...I was 3½ when my father left for Vietnam," Kelly said Monday in a small trailer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-14/fathers-legacy-vietnam-lives
Comedian Robin Williams' death shows 'anybody can become suicidal,' mental health expert says

...battling severe depression. The actor who starred in such films as Good Will Hunting, Mrs. Doubtfire and Good Morning, Vietnam had also struggled with alcohol and cocaine abuse.Last month, Williams went into rehab at Hazelden Addiction Treatment Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-12/comedian-robin-williams-death
Williams death: Hollywood reacts

...Will Hunting," ''Mrs. Doubtfire," ''Good Morning, Vietnam" and dozens of other films was pronounced dead. Sheriff's...Will Hunting." He won Golden Globes for "Good Morning, Vietnam," ''Mrs. Doubtfire" and "The Fisher King." Other film...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/williams-death-friends-ask-w
Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

...through his standup act and such films as "Good Morning, Vietnam," the short, barrel-chested Williams ranted and shouted...Williams also won three Golden Globes, for "Good Morning, Vietnam," "Mrs. Doubtfire" and "The Fisher King."His other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/comedian-robin-williams-dead
PTSD can lead to heart disease

...the good cholesterol that help protect against heart disease, he said.Studies of veterans from World War II, Korea and Vietnam find higher levels of heart disease and risk of heart disease. A study of Finnish World War II veterans, for instance, found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/ptsd-can-lead-heart-disease
Laughing and crying

...never seemed to be a problem in Williams' eclectic film career.He was an irreverent Air Force DJ in 1987's Good Morning Vietnam. He was a troubled homeless ex-professor in the 1991 romantic fantasy The Fisher King. He took a thrilling, dark turn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-13/laughing-and-crying
Augusta Army Reserve unit celebrates 45 years

...was a rule among Army supply fleets in Vietnam not to stop for cargo trucks in distress...years after the close-knit group left Vietnam in August 1969.This weekend, 100 members...navigating the narrow dirt roads of rural Vietnam."There were sad and scared times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/augusta-army-reserve-unit-ce
Dewey Jones

...Operation Salvation. Mr. Jones served in the United States Navy for 30 years and was a veteran of the World War II, Korean and Vietnam Wars. He was an avid fisherman and loved flying. Mr. Jones built and maintained flight simulators. He was a loving husband...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172101023