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Edward Brennan "Ned"

U.S. Navy 1943–1946

Edward “Ned” Brennan Sr., who was born and raised in Natick, loved the sea. That’s why he signed up for the Navy in 1943. Trained as a pharmacis... more >>


Charles R. Rogers

U.S. Army 1941–1946

Charles Rogers joined the U.S. Army in December 1941, right after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. Trained as an artillery officer, Rogers woul... more >>


James Hastings

U.S. Marine Corps 1967–1968

Knowing he would probably be drafted for the Vietnam Conflict, James Hastings nevertheless decided to join the Marine Corps. Training at Parris ... more >>


Richard Doran "Dick"

U.S. Navy 1941–1945, 1951–1953

Richard Doran decided to volunteer for the Navy in his senior year of high school and after four weeks of basic training in Bainbridge, Md., was... more >>


Roger Reidy

U.S. Navy 1943–1946

While still a student at Harvard University, Roger Reidy enlisted in the U.S. Navy. Finishing his studies as part of the V-12 Navy training prog... more >>


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