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Hm. I wish those claiming awards they have not re...

2008-05-13T18:03:00.000-04:00

Hm. I wish those claiming awards they have not received could be considered to have violated the Fighting Words doctrine, and receive the appropriate award from the nearest veteran(s).



"... he spent his Army hitch in the Philippines, w...

2008-05-10T17:39:00.000-04:00

"... he spent his Army hitch in the Philippines, working as a veterinarian's assistant."

Took a moment to recover from thinking that Francis the Talking Mule must be REALLY old by now. Then I remembered he retired form the Army about 1949 and went civilian in Chicago.



By coincidence, I was trying to research such clai...

2008-05-09T21:11:00.000-04:00

By coincidence, I was trying to research such claims yesterday.

As far as I can tell, civilians cannot find awards. I went to a DOD site that purported to let former servicemen find their own awards and was unable to find my own.

Do you know a way to check on, say, silver star claims?