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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 forces of the Kingdom of the Netherlands who have died…

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 Canadian troops, with the assistance of the British and American…

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 it held upright at a light or stop sign with…