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Local Resident Preserves Family History of Soldiers

This year's Black History month focuses on remembering African-Americans who served in the United State military through times of war.

Posted: Feb 12, 2018 2:41 PM

Gary Wilkinson, a Missouri resident worked to learn more about his family's past and found that he was born into a family of proud soldiers. 

Wilkinson's family has been involved in the military dating from Afghanistan, Vietnam, World War II and even all the way back to the Civil War.

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