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History project honors WWII student veterans (The Daily Evergreen)

On Veterans Day at WWII Memorial, a Parade of Heroes (Stars and Stripes)

Americans Salute World War II Veterans on Veterans Day (DoD)

World War II veterans remembered at memorial on National Mall (WTOP)

World War II still fresh in the memories of Greatest Generation Veterans (Connecting Vets)

WWII Veterans lay wreaths for fallen comrades at DC memorial (BR Proud)

Vets Day WWII Memorial (WGNO)

91-year-old DC area veteran recalls times of war (Fox5)

OpEd: The National World War II Memorial is a grateful remembrance — don’t let it fall apart (The Hill) To support this effort, please click here.

Kaptur, King Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Create Commemorative Coin To Support National World War II Memorial (Kaptur Newsroom, 2019)

World War II Memorial Coin Proposed By Lorain-Area Representative (Patch, 2019)

Legendary NFL coach Marv Levy asks league to honor WWII’s ‘Greatest Generation’ (Fox and Friends, 2019)

Coach Marv Levy: NFL honors World War II ‘Greatest Generation’ – Each team has its own connection to war (Fox News, 2019)

After Nearly 75 Years, ‘Eagle 7’ Tankers Pinned With Bronze Stars (Department of Defense, 2019)

Teacher bridges ‘generation gap’ between high school students, veterans (Washington Post, 2019)

WWII veterans commemorate 74th anniversary of V-J Day at WWII Memorial (ABC7/WJLA, 2019)

Teacher bridges ‘generation gap’ between high school students, veterans (Daily Press, 2019)

OpEd: Commemorating the liberation of Paris 75 years later (Connecting Vets, 2019)

World War II and Innovations in Food Rationing (American History TV, C-SPAN, 2019)

World War II and Innovations in Art (American History TV, C-SPAN, 2019)

World War II Clothes Rationing and Fashion Innovations (American History TV, C-SPAN, 2019)

Veterans of WWII Battle for Brest honored on 75th Anniversary (Connecting Vets, 2019)

OpEd: Student-Veteran relationships benefit both parties (Daily Press, 2019)

75th Anniversary Commemoration, Battle of Saipan (Saipan Tribune, 2019)

D-Day heroes remembered at D.C. World War II memorial (KAIT, 2019)

D-Day heroes celebrated on historic anniversary (KTUU, 2019)

75 years later, a chance to say thank you (ConnectingVets, 2019)

9,000 names read at World War II Memorial for 75th anniversary of D-Day (WTOP, 2019)

Names of fallen heard in capital (Arkansas Democrat Gazette, 2019)

D-Day remembered in 75th anniversary ceremony (PBS, 2019)

Reading of Names Commemorates D-Day (Department of Defense, 2019)

World War II military deaths remembered at National Mall memorial (WTOP, 2019)

On Victory in Europe Day, Honor Those Who Served (OpEd by Friends’ Chairman Josiah Bunting III, 2019)

Friends Executive Director Holly Rotondi Interviewed on “The CV Report” (2019)

Friends of the National World War II Memorial Statement on the Passing of President George H.W. Bush (2018)

Remembering the Invasion of Sicily in World War II (Circa, 2018)

Veterans Reflect on D-Day 74 Years Later (The Story with Martha MacCallum, 2018)

Discovering Washington, D.C.’s Historical Marvels (Jetline Cruise, 2018)

Toski Brothers Honored for World War II Service in Washington, D.C. (Daily Hampshire Gazette, 2018)

WWII Veterans remember V-E Day in Washington (CBS19, 2018)

WWII vets honored at their memorial (WTOP, 2017)

NFL coaching great Marv Levy remembers the euphoria of V-J Day (Stars and Stripes, 2016)

Redskins Take Part In Pearl Harbor Commemoration (VIDEO, 2016)

World War II veterans gather in Washington to commemorate V-J Day (Stars and Stripes, 2016)

The Greatest Generation Commemorates V-J Day at the National World War II Memorial (photos) (The Georgetowner, 2016)

Veterans say wading in WWII Memorial’s Rainbow Pool ‘disrespectful’ (Fox News, 2016)

New Signs Considered to Prevent World War II Memorial Wading (Military.com, 2016)

Should people wade in the WWII Memorial pools? (WJLA, 2016)

At the WWII Memorial, a complicated question: To wade or not to wade? (Washington Post, 2016)

D-Day: Ceremonies Mark 72 Years Since Normandy Landings (WNBC, 2016)

Veterans present wreaths at World War II Memorial (WTOP, 2016)

World War II Memorial ceremony honors the fallen (Stars and Stripes, 2016)

WWII Today, The Reading List: Josiah Bunting III (WWII Magzine/HISTORYNET.com, 2016)

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