13 Apr '13, 7pm

Let's honor American #military #animal heroes-This #horse saved many #marines...

Let's honor American #military #animal heroes-This #horse saved many #marines...

Let's honor American #military #animal heroes-This #horse saved many #marines https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=474316012620959&set=a.334599173259311.93268.334584363260792&type=1&theater Life Magazine named the filly in the photo as one of the Top 100 Heroes in American History. She was a former Korean race horse who was purchased by a Marine a... t a Seoul race track in 1953 for $250, and she served in the Korean War with such distinction she was awarded the rank of Staff Sergeant USMC. Her name would become SSgt Reckless. One of her battles, the Battle of Vegas was hopeless. Chinese troops outnumbered the 2nd Battalion of the 5th Marines by ten to one. It seemed there was no chance for a victory other than to withdraw the Marines and regroup for a counter attack, but the troops at Vegas were nearly cut off. Escape was almost impossible. The Battalion determined the...

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navy.mil 14 Apr '13, 11am

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army.mil 11 Apr '13, 10pm

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Let's Talk Beauty: New Skincare Regime!

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belluspuera.blogspot.com 17 Apr '13, 12pm

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Let's talk about RubyMotion

rubyflow.com 16 Apr '13, 1am

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running.competitor.com 10 Apr '13, 1am

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Navy Memorial Celebrates Year of Military Women

navy.mil 12 Apr '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The United States Navy Memorial hosted the official kick-off of the Year of Military Women during a ri...

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April is Month of the Military Child. Check out...

defense.gov 12 Apr '13, 5pm

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usgbc.org 13 Apr '13, 2pm

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Medal of Honor awarded posthumously to #USArmy Korean War chaplain: #Kapaun #SelflessService #MOH

Medal of Honor awarded posthumously to #USArmy ...

army.mil 11 Apr '13, 11pm

Honoring an uncle, Korean War hero President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Chaplain (Capt.) Emil J. Kapaun, ac...