Tag Archives: Veterans

Photo of the week: Farewell, soldier

Posted in Photos @Legacy.com | Tagged , , ,

5 condolences: Memorial Day

Next Monday is Memorial Day. Amid the fun of family parties and barbecues with friends, we’re also asked to solemnly remember the service men and women who fought and died for our freedom. At Legacy.com, it’s something we do every … Continue reading

Posted in Five Condolences | Tagged , , , , ,

Love letters from WWII

Jennie Lombardo was 15 and Frank Caputo was 22 when he joined the Army to serve in World War II. And that was the beginning of him sending love letters to her. Jennie and Frank married after the war and … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Legacy.com Remembers | Tagged , , ,

The Greatest Generation: paying tribute to World War II veterans

The recent death of Dick Winters, the Easy Company commander whose World War II exploits were made famous in “Band of Brothers,” was a reminder of how many members of the Greatest Generation are dying each day.  My father-in-law served … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Legacy.com Remembers | Tagged , , ,

Paying tribute to the Marine Corps

235 years ago this week, the United States Marine Corps was founded as an infantry unit aboard naval vessels.  Widely regarded as an effective and fierce fighting force, the Marines are known for their pride in the Corps.  And Legacy.com … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Legacy.com Remembers | Tagged , , ,

5 condolences: Veterans Day

Veterans Day is tomorrow, November 11, and we at Legacy.com are devoting this week’s blog to honoring the men and women who have served their country. On Monday we showed you photos of veterans we have lost, from our ancestors … Continue reading

Posted in Five Condolences | Tagged , , , , ,

Photo of the week: Army days

Posted in Photos @Legacy.com | Tagged , , , ,

Legacy.com salutes veterans

Veterans Day is November 11. Although this is a day to honor all veterans, and we’ll certainly remember to reach out to the veterans who are still with us to thank them for their service, it seems most fitting to … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Legacy.com Remembers | Tagged , , , ,