A Message to the Latest Generation of Gold Star Children

Families of Fallen Carry On Tradition of Resilience on Memorial Day

Memorial Day 2018 Each┬áMemorial Day, Americans honor those whom we cannot personally thank: the soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsmen who sacrificed their lives for our freedom. History suggests that Memorial Day had its beginnings in Mississippi, where women decorated the graves of Confederate and Union soldiers killed during the Civil War. Ever since […]

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Veterans Day 2017

Veterans Day 2017 marks the 35th anniversary of the dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. For most of those 35 years, SDIT has played an integral part in bringing to life the stories of the 58,318 names on ‘The Wall.’ Starting on November 7th, Gold Star ‘sons and daughters’ will join hundreds of others in […]

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‘The Vietnam War’ by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick

Watch Full Episodes Online of The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version on PBS The Vietnam War – Premieres Sunday, September 17, 8/7c. #VietnamWarPBS –┬áCheck your local PBS station for air times. Since May, SDIT members across the country have attended previews of the Ken Burns’ film ‘The Vietnam War.’ At many of those events, these […]

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