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Service Disabled Veterans Directory

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Freetown Fire Department


FREETOWN — Deb Allerdt, secretary for the Freetown Fire Department, says she worries every day for her son’s safety since he left to serve in Iraq. But the support she sees every Friday when members of the Fire Department and

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Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service


On Nov. 11, 2011, Veterans Day, TEEX officially kicked off its participation in Red Shirt Friday, a nationwide initiative that visibly demonstrates support for our men and women in uniform. TEEX is a military/veteran-friendly organization. TEEX’s student, wage and budgeted

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Red Friday Ralley

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Treat The Troops


Volunteers from Spring Hill, FL comprise one of the many groups across the country that bake and send cookies to deployed military men and women on behalf of Treat The Troops. The hard working ladies and men in Spring Hill

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A Red Wave Of Support For Troops


Vietnam veteran Doc Hofmeister, center, is leading a national effort to get people to wear red shirts to work on Fridays to honor our troops. Posing with Hofmeister are some of the people he shares an office with at Coastal

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Winter Issue American Equity Takes Troop Support Serious


We need more companies like this! Support Our Troops TO: AEL EMPLOYEES American Equity is pleased to extend its efforts to Support Our Troops every Friday by giving each employee a RED LONG SLEEVE SHIRT. Please coordinate with your supervisor

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Post Office Branch Renamed After Sgt. Lea Mills, USMC


Today, I had the honor of attending a dedication re-naming the Brooksville Aviation Branch Post Office in honor of Sgt. Lea Mills, USMC, a true American hero. Listening to his childhood friend and fellow Marine, Sgt. Josh Perdue, talk about

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Hernando County Commissioners Proclaim Red Shirt Fridays!


The Hernando County Board of County Commissioners signed a resolution on September 25th, 2007 that proclaims Red Shirt Fridays for Hernando County residents to wear red on Fridays to demonstrate support for our troops. Click Here To View Resolution

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County Commends Airman First Class Felicia Hunt


Airman First Class Felicia Hunt while on a boating adventure on a Sunday afternoon, was suddenly presented with a situation to not only give assistance, but to help save the lives of two people. On September 25th, 2007 the Hernando

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