Texas Veteran Celebrates Her Birthday, Korean War Armistice Day and her Korean War Veterans Benefits
Mickey LaDuke served stateside as an army medical technician from 1949-52 and fearlessly battled the infectious polio and tuberculosis epidemics.

Texas Veteran Celebrates Her Birthday, Korean War Armistice Day and her Korean War Veterans Benefits

When applying for Korean War veterans’ benefits, military records are important. Mickey LaDuke learned the Army’s record-keeping precision when she enlisted and her name didn’t match her birth certificate.  When…

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Daughter Finds Elder Care Solution for Her Parents

Frank Wynn served his country proudly. Like many fellow members of the Greatest Generation, Frank seldom discussed his time in the service. He was a high school kid in June…

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Joe Earl Gorbet – Married 71 Years and Living at Home Together
Lee Gorbet and husband of 71 years Joe Gorbet, WWII Veteran

Joe Earl Gorbet – Married 71 Years and Living at Home Together

How many couples do you know who are celebrating 71 years of marriage and live in their own home? With the VetAssist Program from Veterans Home Care, Joe and Lee…

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Veteran Recalls Drinking Hitler’s Wine and More
<h5>Michael and Olga Sharon circa 1941, WWII era ©Photo property of Sharon Family.</h5>

Veteran Recalls Drinking Hitler’s Wine and More

Since January of this year, Michael Sharon’s retirement includes regular visits from home aide Olivia thanks to the VetAssist Program - and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Like many…

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