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Rochester, N.Y.- Staff Sergeant Javier Ortiz-Rivera called his boys his little Marines. He loved playing with them and teaching them how to salute and stand tall. The youngsters used those lessons to bid their father farewell. Wearing tiny Marine uniforms made especially for them, they saluted their father as he was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery. Seventy family members and friends attended the service to honor Sergeant Ortiz-Rivera. It was his wish to be buried there…

For the past 6 years, a German shepherd called Capitán has slept next to the grave of his owner every night at 6pm. His owner, Miguel Guzmán died in 2006. Capitán, the dog, disappeared while the family attended the fueral services. A week later reatives of Guzmán were visiting the cemetery when they were astounded to find the dog next to the owner's grave. The cemetery director says that the dog comes around each night at 6pm, and has done so for the past 6 years!

This is absolutely hearbreaking. Baby was born weeks after his father was killed in combat but these pictures are absolutely beautiful

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A Soldier doesn't fight... military patriotic sign - with vinyl lettering america, army navy marines, air force

How about she? I'm a female in the Army not an "army wife" I have an "Army Husband" I want to see more stuff supporting us females in the military!!

This doesn't need a description. The photo says it all.<3 Heartbreaking! Please pray for our troops and their families

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Memorial Service Held For 'American Sniper'

Members of the military carry the casket of Chris Kyle.

Mohammad Gulab ~ just call him Hero. When Operation Redwing went bad in Afghanistan three Seals lost their lives. But one, Marcus Luttrell, survived. Blown off a ridge, alone, injured,and thought to be dead Luttrell was taken in by Gulab and protected. He defiantly refused to hand over Luttrell to the Taliban even as they burned down his home and threatened the lives of his family and village members. Gulab trekked to an American military post and brought help for Luttrell, saving his life…