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Message: [Acro] RE: Fw: Important News from IAC Headquarters
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From: klick at aps.anl.gov
Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2002 22:09:56 UTC
>Amazing!! The VFW and American Legion, as well as the US Government Department of Veterans Affairs would seem to disagree. Another thread to start debate. I wish we had flying weather in Chicago. Jim Klick S1S N9JT >Just an an aside, a "Veteran" is one who served in the military during >wartime (WWII, Korea, VietNam, Gulf, etc), i.e. a veteran of war. > >Military persons who served during peacetime (whatever that means these >days) are NOT considered veterans, simply ex-military. > >----- Original Message ----- >From: <Planedancer at aol.com> >To: <skybird at optushome.com.au>; <virginia at odysseypub.com>; <acro at gf24.de> >Sent: Tuesday, October 29, 2002 11:52 PM >Subject: [Acro] RE: Fw: Important News from IAC Headquarters > > >> > I was merely trying to point out that sometimes we need to sacrifice >some of our freedoms in order to ensure them for the future. Our parents, if >you are my age any way, had to sacrifice many personal freedoms during WWII >in order to ensure the freedoms we enjoy today. Our nation was formed by >those who chose to pursue individual freedoms and rights and the people of >this nation have fought and died for those very rights through out the >years. >> >> Just curious - how many veterans do we have on this list? How many War >veterans? >> >> Melanie >> Desert Storm >> >> > >