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Joann Woodson kneels at the gravesite of her husband, Cpl. Waverly Woodson Jr., at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. Linda Hervieux via AP hide caption

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Senators Push For Medal Of Honor For Late Black Medic Who Saved Lives At Normandy

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Now A Museum, This USSR Submarine Base Was Built To Endure U.S. Nukes — And Retaliate

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The Unsung Equestrian Heroes Of World War I And The Plot To Poison Them

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