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Patriot Guard Riders Honor Fallen Terrell Army Sergeant

It’s been a little more than a decade since Terrell Army Sergeant Gerardo Moreno was killed in action while serving in Iraq. On Saturday his mother Sandra Iracheta received a special gift honoring her fallen son and recognizing his service to his country.

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Ceremony Honors Veterans Without Families

Five veterans were given a hero’s goodbye on Monday. Some were living on the streets. Others spent their last days in nursing homes. But all had served our country.


Clifton Bozarth is laid to rest by the Dignity Memorial Homeless Veterans Burial Program on Feb. 20, 2012. (Credit:

Program Ensures Fallen Homeless Vets Buried With Dignity

Thanks to volunteers and programs like the Dignity Memorial Homeless Veterans Burial Program, many of the nearly 200,000 homeless war veterans who sleep on the street each night are not forgotten.


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Traveling Bell Not Silent In Memory Of Man Who Made It Ring

Outside Mount Olivet funeral home in Fort Worth Pierce Vaughn has a big duty. Vaughn, 14, is tasked to ring a massive replica of the Liberty Bell.


Military headstones are seen at Arlington National Cemetery.  PFC Andy Krippner was buried at DFW National Cemetery. (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Gathers At Military Funeral For 3 They Never Met

A group of men and women gathered at DFW National Cemetery, Friday afternoon, to say goodbye to three fallen heroes. Not a single person in attendance even knew the men who were being remembered, but they showed up anyway.


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Time Stops For Town As They Honor A Fallen Soldier

All along the streets of Mansfield, people stopped what they were doing Friday morning and stood in silence.


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Patriot Guard Proudly Serves At Funeral For Female World War II Vet

Barbara Rose Cooling Halsey was buried in Irving Monday. Her name may not be familiar, but nearly seventy years ago she was among the WAVS of the United States Navy, women who were accepted for volunteer military service.


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Patriot Guard Rider Honored By His Own At Funeral

A dedicated member of the Patriot Guard Riders, Gordon Keahey and his motorcycle have taken part in roughly a hundred military funerals.


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Patriot Guard Rider Killed In Weekend Crash

The North Texas Patriot Guard Riders, who provide motorcycle escorts for fallen soldiers, lost a fellow rider over the weekend.