HFOT’s 300th Home: Army Sergeant Nathan Shumaker

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  When Army Sergeant Nathan Shumaker was first injured in 2010, concerns about his future filled his mind. Having lost his left leg while serving in Afghanistan, he worried about his career and how his injury would impact the life he and his wife Missy envisioned together. The social worker assigned to Nathan through Veterans …

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Reflections on the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Invasion

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  Seventy-six years ago today, tens of thousands of Soldiers, Airmen, Sailors, and Coast Guardsmen conducted the largest amphibious and airborne operation in history. Their mission was to enter the continent of Europe and defeat Nazi Germany. There are not many left who participated, but what they accomplished forever changed the course of world history. …

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VIDEO: Watch Army SGT Daniel Casara’s Virtual Key Ceremony

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  On Saturday, May 16, 2020, Homes For Our Troops presented Army Sergeant Daniel Casara with the keys to his specially adapted custom home in Ramona, California, during an intimate Key Ceremony that adhered to local and regional CDC guidelines. While the current COVID-19 outbreak prevents us from holding our traditional build events right now, we …

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The difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day

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  Memorial Day and Veterans Day are both patriotic holidays honoring the military, but there is a significant difference between the two aside from when they land on the calendar. Memorial Day, which falls on the last Monday in May, honors the men and women who died while serving in the military. This solemn occasion …

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