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Robin becker poses with the dancer of Into Sunlight Military & Veterans Life Choreographer Robin Becker Brings Vietnam War Awareness with "Into Sunlight" To celebrate the 20th anniversary of renewed diplomatic relations between the United States and Vietnam, New York-based choreographer Robin Becker toured Vietnam with her performance Into Sunlight – a dance inspired by the Vietnam War as recorded in the book They Marched Into Sunlight by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Maraniss. The tour, in partnership with the Vietnamese contemporary d
Veterans Advantage logo Veterans Advantage Awards Happy Birthday Navy 2015: TopVet Roundup To celebrate the U.S. Navy's 240th birthday this month, we're doing a TopVet roundup of some famous Navy veterans. We've profiled these three incredible Navy sailors before, but on such a momentous day, we couldn't resist reminding readers how influential and inspiring these individuals are, and how their days at sea shaped both their careers and lives. And if three profiles just aren't enough, you'llBriefly describe the changes you have made. be sure to enjoy our TopVet archive – a database of stories, images and inspiration for all things military.
Thomas G. Kelley, Medal of Honor recipient Military & Veterans Life Member Stories: Thomas G. Kelley, Medal of Honor Recipient and Author Veterans Advantage would like to highlight retired U.S. Navy Capt. Thomas Kelley, one of the many heroes gathering at the Medal of Honor Convention this September. However, Kelley would most likely prefer to not be recognized as a hero. Despite an illustrious, 30-year career in the U.S. Navy and a demonstration of heroism that earned him the Congressional Medal of Honor, Kelley's most prominent attribute is his humility.

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