All posts tagged: war

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We Remember

My Saturday in six words: TODAY WE REMEMBER – TO MOVE FORWARD please click the photo for a larger image Remembrance of the Dead (in Dutch: Dodenherdenking) is held annually on May 4 in the Netherlands. It commemorates all civilians and members of the armed […]

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Bevrijdingsdag

6WS: Liberation Day in the Netherlands

   Six Word Saturday: ________________________________________________________________ They Came To Reclaim Our Freedom In the Netherlands, Liberation Day (Dutch: Bevrijdingsdag) is celebrated each year on May 5th, to mark the end of the occupation by Nazi Germany during World War II.  The nation was liberated largely by […]

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Back on Wheels

Back on Wheels

A story about a young Marine, Justin Rokohl, who lost his legs in Afghanistan, and how he was helped to fulfill his dream of riding a motorcycle by a system called LegUp LandinGear. This computerized system stabilizes your bike as you come to a stop, keep […]

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