Monday, May 30, 2016

US Memorial Day and Armenians

Various newspapers talked about notable Armenians of US nationality:

This list will get updated as additional information is found:

US Government Honors the Late Col. George Juskalian by Naming Post Office in His Honor
COMMUNITY By Hovsep M. Melkonian
http://www.mirrorspectator.com/2011/06/03/us-government-honors-the-late-col-george-juskalian-by-naming-post-office-in-his-honor/

In Together We Serve here is a page dedicated to his accomplishements: https://army.togetherweserved.com/army/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=ShadowBoxProfile&type=Person&ID=355519

Here is a Book About the Armenian Veterans with the Highest Honors Purple Hearts and All, including secretaries to the President Of The United States of America ~

TRIUMPH AND GLORY ARMENIAN: WORLD WAR II HEROES

The profiles are divided according to which theatre(s) of the war they served in, and include veterans of Iwo Jima and D-Day, recipients of the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross, former prisoners of war, a survivor of the Bataan Death March, a member of Gen. Omar Bradley's intelligence staff, and a secretary to Gen. Dwight Eisenhower. Includes a program from a 1999 "Tribute to Veterans" held at the Ararat-Eskijian Museum of the Ararat Home of Los Angeles, laid in. Signed by Author

World War II United States Army Armenian-Americans United States Navy D-Day Bataan Iwo Jima Veterans.



Here is additional information:

Facebook group: Armenian American Veterans
https://www.facebook.com/armenianamericanveterans/?fref=nf

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