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Local Williamsburg Veteran Honored at National Purple Heart Ceremony

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WILLIAMSBURG -- The men and women who receive the Purple Heart medal have witnessed the horrors of war. All of them bring home vivid...

Museum Movie Matinee Premieres New Videos that Tell the Story of the U.S. Army Transportation Corps

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This is a special guest post for Williamsburg-Yorktown Daily (WYDaily). -Ed. FORT EUSTIS -- Artifacts and newly re-made archived video took center stage at the U.S....

Poquoson Museum’s America Goes to War returns this year

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POQUOSON -- Military history will come to life in Poquoson this weekend. The Poquoson Museum, 968 Poquoson Avenue, will host its annual event, America Goes...

ICYMI: Capitol riot, Vietnam letters, winter markets and more

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With dozens of headlines every day, it’s easy to miss some here and there. Get in on the conversation with this list of WYDaily’s...

Untold American history: The legacy of Brig. Gen. Wallace L. Clement

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Wallace L. Clement was like any Williamsburg resident. He was originally from Cambridge, Mass. and settled in the Historic Triangle during the last 15 years...
Landing ships putting cargo ashore on Omaha Beach, at low tide during the first days of the operation, mid-June, 1944. (WYDaily Courtesy National Archives)

These men fought our wars – then they fought their own battles

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In a normal year, this day would have had plenty of ceremonies, parades and other activities to remember, thank and pay tribute to the...

This organization continues to take veterans to memorials in DC for free, and another trip is planned

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Veterans who want to visit memorials in Washington, D.C. are in luck: The Old Dominion Honor Flight will fly them out––– for free. The ODHF...
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VIDEO: Hear from three veterans how military service has changed through the ages

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The Hampton Roads area is a hub for veterans and each of their stories represent something different about service in the United States military. Watch...