Blue Cross Blue Shield and Medal of Honor

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota and Medal of HonorThis week we speak with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota about becoming a Yellow Ribbon Company, learn about the 2016 Medal of Honor Convention and get a word from our County Veteran Service Officer. Guest Include:

DAV Commander and Folds of Honor

DAV Commander and Folds of HonorThis week on Minnesota Military Radio we talk with the Minnesota Disabled American Veterans commander and learn what the Folds of Honor program is doing to support education benefits for military families. Guests include:

 

 

Minnesota Navy Reserve and Gold Star Families

This week on Minnesota  Military Radio we talk with the Minnesota Navy Reserve about the upcoming Navy Ball and we interview Gold Star Families about their lost loved ones

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Armed Forces Appreciation Day at the State Fair

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The great Minnesota get-together is hosting their Armed Forces Appreciation Day on Tuesday August 27th starting at 0930. Vietnam era veterans who register by July 31st will receive four free tickets. All other current and former Servicemembers with proof of service will receive discounted admissions and access to a whole host of events planned that day.

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We’ll be there recording two shows live in Carousel Park at 1200 and 1430. Please join us there!

More details available here:
http://vietnamveterans.eventbrite.com
http://www.mnstatefair.org/tickets_discounts/admission.html

Military Order of the Purple Heart & Navigating the Skies of WWII

1280px-B-17F_Radar_Bombing_over_Germany_1943This week, we fly the skies of Europe during World War II with former B17 Bomber Navigator Bob Clemons and we’ll discover Minnesota’s Military Order of the Purple Heart with Mark Browne.

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