We honor U.S. Army Spf. Joseph Riley and Command Sgt. Maj. Wardell Turner, who died 11/24 in Kabul, Afghanistan from wounds suffered from a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device.
Army Veteran James Howard opened his Chesterfield home to provide a retreat for Veterans and their families and facilitate an open community of fellow disabled Veterans learning to live post-injury.
The VA Center for Women Veterans celebrated its 20th anniversary on 11/19. Women Veterans, which represent 10.5% of all U.S. Veterans, are the fastest growing Veteran group.
After over 20 years in the military, Edgard Sanchez transitioned to a new career by using his GI Bill benefit to graduate from culinary school and start his own Atlanta-based food truck, C'est Tout Bon 2 Eat.
VA's Combat Call Center is a 24/7 referral service for Veterans, family members, and anyone looking to help a Veteran. It is staffed by combat Veterans and spouses of disabled Veterans.
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Last updated November 28, 2014