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  • A chance meeting

    Two elderly gentlemen, each suffering the indignities of advanced age, meet in a hospital room. Their conversation reveals they have something in common going back many years.


  • Civil War memories

    As an avid genealogist, John Beam of Spokane was thrilled to find the Civil War diary of his great great uncle, Simon String, tucked away and forgotten in a drawer. …


  • WWII vet Frank Mace

    WWII veteran Frank Mace talks about his experiences.


  • Voices of War: It finally ends

    WWII veteran Frank Mace tells about how he learned about the war being ended while in a Japanese P.O.W. camp.


  • Veteran honors 9-11 victims

    Army veteran Al Ouellette marks each September 11 anniversary by waving a flag at drivers on Highway 395 north of Wandermere.


  • Canadians fete WWI vet in Spokane

    Canada’s last surviving WWI veteran, John Babcock, lives in Spokane. Canadian officials celebrated his upcoming 107th birthday with him at home.

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