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Take your study of the history of America in war to the veterans who fought in them. Meet two veterans: one who served in WWII at the Battle of Guadalcanal and the other who recently served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Learn what it’s like to serve in your nation’s armed forces, fight in combat, return from war, and then, as a veteran, continue to serve in additional ways. To find a more detailed program description, program objectives, time-coded program agenda, related national curriculum standards, pre-program learning activities, and post-program learning activities, click on the Educational Material tab.

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Celebrating America’s Veterans: Veterans Day 2013

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am