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This Korean War veteran and quadruple amputee defied doubters and married his sweetheart in the 1950s. A truly inspiring story!

Postcard photo of a WWI Scottish Regiment soldier no doubt taken for his family. Thousands of such photos were produced but regrettably few bear any identification. He is wearing a cover over the kilt.

Vintage WWII 1940s propaganda poster. Flo Owens is the unseen hard working mother in the aftermath of WWII.

Nurses dancing during World War II. This would be my life.....ok it is my life although we get to wear scrubs now and dance with *gasp* Men!

Alvin York, a backwoods Tennessean who became the most highly decorated soldier of World War I.

A family reunited after the war (love her hair and dress and shoes!!)

A photo of a young US Vietnam Warrior. Look at that face and remember your worse day. "Unless you do your best, the day will come when, tired and hungry, you will halt just short of the goal you were ordered to reach, and by halting you will make useless the efforts and deaths of thousands." - Gen. George S. Patton

Victory Day (9 May) " Victory Day, as he was far from us, As in the fire melted extinct coal. There were miles, charred in the dust - This day we were approaching as they could. Chorus: This Victory Day Smell of gunpowder, This holiday With graying at the temples. It is a joy With tears in his eyes. Days and nights in open-hearth furnaces Our homeland is not closed eyes. Days and nights of hard fought battle -This day we were approaching as they could.

A boy left his bike chained to a tree when he went away to war in 1914. He never returned, leaving the tree no choice but to grow around the bike. :)

Dover, NH War Dog Memorial. They Served too!! Military Working Dogs, veterans, and heros all.

Triple amputee war hero Any Reid with his newborn son William. This man is a hero!

Vietnam Nurses Memorial, Washington DC.