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John Basilone – only enlisted man to receive both WWII Medal of Honor & Navy Cross

John Basilone – only enlisted man to receive both WWII Medal of Honor & Navy Cross – John Basilone was born in his parents’ home on November 4, 1916 in Buffalo, New York, the sixth of 10 children. His father, Salvatore Basilone, emigrated from Benevento, Italy in 1903 and settled in Raritan, New Jersey. His […]

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Gary Sinise – “John’s Story” – Very Moving – MUST WATCH

Gary Sinise  – “John”s Story” – Very Moving MUST WATCH – Take a moment and watch this video of Gary Sinise relating the story of John Peck, seriously injured Veteran of the conflict in Afghanistan. Gary does more than almost anyone to help our wounded vets. This is a very moving piece and worth your […]

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