10 Nov '12, 3pm

U.S. national parks offering free admission to everyone on #VeteransDay.

U.S. national parks offering free admission to everyone on #VeteransDay.

It is encouraging for me to know that at least one fellow service member upon release from our U.S. military was able to procure a federal job with the U.S. Department of the Interior, and more specifically with the National Park Service. Kudos to former Marine Dan Hottle of American Legion Post 118 in Gardiner, Montana. I read with interest, enthusiasm, and support for Dan's appointment as a Park Ranger at Yellowstone National Park (located in Wyoming and Montana); in the "National parks wave entrance fees" column of the American Legion online update email I received. I too, am a former Marine (from 1960-1969), and former Park Ranger previously employed (in 1987) at Gateway, National Recreation Area, Jamaica Bay District (located at Floyd Bennett Field), National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior in Brooklyn, NY. The fee waver as the Legion indicated, is appli...

Full article: http://www.legion.org/veteransday/212835/national-parks-w...

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