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Streetwise: What can veterans tell us about their military service for Memorial Day?

Original post made on May 28, 2010

In honor of Memorial Day, Stan Wharton sought Streetwise responses from some local veterans at the American Legion Post 246 meeting at the Museum of the San Ramon Valley. This week's question: ==B What can you tell us about your military service for Memorial Day? == Learn their answers to his question by viewing their photos.

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Posted by Ralph N. Shirlet
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on May 28, 2010 at 7:13 am

Ralph N. Shirlet is a registered user.

Dear Emily and Stan,

That is a very unusual question no matter what day is being celebrated. For those that served in WAR the memories are difficult.

It is important to remember our family, friends and all that have served us in important ways on Memorial Day. I would add one further thought that we celebrate one world in peace with humanity and justice for all. It remains only a goal for celebration but should guide each of us in our commitment to global community, humanity and economy.

Of Ralph as a Veteran seeking PEACE

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