Tag: memorial

Veteran’s Day 5k

On November 14th, three days after the America celebrates Veteran’s Day, there will be a Run for the Fallen (Veteran’s Day 5k) event held at Camp Slayer in Baghdad, Iraq at 6am. Shadow run this event! Anyone wishing to shadow run during this event, may begin on November 13th at 8pm (PST) or 11pm (EST)….

Run for the Fallen Shirts

‘RUN FOR THE FALLEN’ T-SHIRTS & SWEATSHIRTS are now available online at http://www.cafepress.com/tothemthatsgone – the proceeds will go toward the completion of the documentary. •Keep up to date with documentary news on Facebook. •For more about To Them That’s Gone, the Run for the Fallen documentary, please visit the film’s website: tothemthatsgone.com

Marine Story: Nicholas George Xiarhos

President Obama met personally with the Xiarhos family in late August, whose son, Nicholas G. Xiarhos, age 21, was killed in action on July 23, 2009. Nicholas was born on Feb. 12, 1988, in Hyannis. He has three other siblings: Alexander, 19, and his twin sisters, Ashlynne and Elizabeth, 15. Nicholas had served two tours…

WI 2009 Run for the Fallen

____ The event was held at Woods National Cementery, the 3rd oldest in the Country, which is located on the Milwaukee VA grounds.  This cemetery, like Arlington, holds the remains of 100’s of our beloved military heroes. 15 Wisconsin Gold Star Families, along with friends and supporters, ran over a total of 200 miles for our…

Run for the Fallen: ME news video

Local TV news covers 2009 Run for the Fallen: ME