Category Archives: Featured

Pinning Ceremonies

AWWV Professional Members have partnered with communities across the country to host Pinning Ceremonies. Pinning Ceremonies are an extremely popular …

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96-year-old veteran in Ohio receives French military honor

TOLEDO – A 96-year-old World II veteran in Ohio has been honored by the French government with its Legion of Honor …

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Ray Kellogg: From Airman to Captain

Ray Kellogg was a 19 year old from Roswell, New Mexico, when he joined the Air Force in 1941.  He …

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Paula Roberts: World War II Service in Seattle

Paula Roberts was 19 years old in the spring of 1943.  She had graduated from Waite High School in Toledo …

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An Open Letter from Mary Schneider, AAWV Founder

  October 2, 2014 In May of 1999, I was diagnosed with breast cancer.   CANCER!!   I was a single mother …

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Happy Veterans Day!

AAWV has dedicated the last eleven years to the education and assistance of wartime veterans and their families, so it …

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Fox News Article, ‘Greatest generation’ veterans sweep past barricades at memorial in their honor

‘Greatest generation’ veterans sweep past barricades at memorial in their honor By Edmund DeMarche Published October 01, 2013 FoxNews.com What was …

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Peter Levesque receives NCOA WWII Medal from David Levesque, Jr.

Peter A. Levesque was a veteran of World War II. He is pictured below with his bride of 63 years, Natalie, …

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Tribute to Rosa Anne Cromie

Yesterday we lost a true cornerstone of the AAWV family and I lost a dear friend.  It is with great …

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Important Update about EVR’s from the VA

Per the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announcement on December 20, 2012, All Eligibility Verification Reports have been permanently suspended. For more …

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