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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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WWII Veteran and Two Inspired Young Boys – Heartwarming Video

WWII Vet and Two Inspired Young Boys – Students experience living history of retired aircraft carrier. Take a moment and watch this video – Two young boys, Carter and Jack Hanson befriend a World War II Vet Robert Harding over the internet and strike up a warm and wonderful relationship. Almost like pen pals. – […]

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WWII Veteran meets Two Inspired Young Boys – Must Watch

WWII Vet meets Two Inspired Young Boys – Students experience living history of retired aircraft carrier. Take a moment and watch this video – Two young boys, Carter and Jack Hanson befriend a World War II Vet Robert Harding over the internet and strike up a warm and wonderful relationship. Almost like pen pals. – […]

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