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April 30, 2019 Press Release
I am grateful for our men and women in uniform and appreciate the sacrifices they have made and continue to make every day. I believe that one of the ways we make North Carolina, and our great country its best, is by helping those who sacrificed so much for us.
April 24, 2019 Page

The Veterans History Project (VHP) collects, preserves and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war.

April 5, 2019 Blog Post

Blog Post by Veteran Outreach Liaison Cory Spoor

Today is what truly makes this job incredible.

Over the past two months, I was fortunate enough to get to know World War II Veteran John Del Roso who currently resides at Heritage Greens Senior Living Facility.

He is a combat-hardened war hero who saw plenty of action in Europe, most notably at Omaha Beach and the Battle of the Bulge. I can’t even begin to fathom what he went through.

April 5, 2019 Blog Post
Blog Post by Veteran Outreach Liaison Cory Spoor: I thoroughly enjoyed my recent trip to the North Carolina Therapeutic Riding Center (NCTRC). The center's mission is to empower children and adults with physical, mental, emotional and social challenges to create more active, healthy and fulfilling lives through equine-assisted activities and therapies.
December 17, 2018 Press Release
This is an impressive group of exceptional young men and women who will demonstrate strong values, scholarship and leadership as they represent our community and our state.
July 23, 2018 Press Release
North Carolina should be proud to have one of its own leading the Department of Veteran Affairs. Calling the nation’s most military friendly state home, Robert Wilkie is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and has served in posts at Ft. Bragg, the Pentagon, and on Capitol Hill.
June 29, 2018 Blog Post
The House passes the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018 to extend benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam veterans.
May 16, 2018 Press Release
The House passes the VA Mission Act to improve the Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare system and to provide options for family caregivers.
April 29, 2018 Blog Post
The Veterans Resource Fair was a one-stop shop where veterans and their families can meet with representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to discuss disability and compensation claims, determine eligibility for VA healthcare, provide information about VA burial assistance programs, and mental health services.
December 21, 2017 Press Release

GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today announced that he has nominated 13 North Carolina High School students for appointment to one of the United States' service academies —the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and the U.S. Naval Academy—for the Class of 2022.