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A chance to salute Maryland veterans

A chance to salute Maryland veterans

Americans revere the courage and sacrifice of our service men and women. To demonstrate a commitment to those who have worn the cloth of the nation, grateful community members volunteer at VA health care facilities across the country, including locations throughout the VA Maryland Health Care System. During National Salute to Veteran Patients Week (February 8-14, 2015), we invite Maryland residents to join us at the VA to honor the men and women who have served our nation in uniform.

This annual salute to veteran patients, launched in 1978, gives every American a chance to thank veterans for our freedom. For the 27th consecutive year, the nationally syndicated column started by...