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How a Primary Lesson Saved a Latter-day Saint WWII Pilot from Death

by Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from "Lieutenant Terry's Christmas Fudge" | Mormon Life

While carrying out a mission as a B-17 bomber pilot during WWII, Lieutenant Wendell Bradford Terry (Mi...

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How a Latter-day Saint Saved His Fellow Soldiers and Shared His Faith During WWI

by Darrell Thomas Bartholomew and Lois Thompson Bartholomew | Mormon Life

November 11, 2018, marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended the fighting of the First World ...

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The First Latter-day Saint to Receive the Medal of Honor + Remembering Other Saints in WWI

by Robert Freeman | Mormon Life

Preserving the voices of Church members in Wartime—The Great War Veteran’s day is almost here, once again o...

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Prisoner of War Shares How His Experiences in Vietnam Led Him to the Restored Gospel

by William Spencer, adapted from “Supersonic Saints: Thrilling Stories from LDS Pilots” | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was a 29-year-old United States Air Force fighter pilot, hanging from a parachute, slowly descending into...

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Twin WWII Veterans, Latter-day Saints Celebrate 100th Birthdays, Credit Faith for Long Life

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What's the secret to a long life? According to Latter-day Saint twins who just celebrated their 100th birth...

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U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Honors President Monson as Veteran of the Day

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

On January 4, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs featured President Thomas S. Monson as the Veteran of ...

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Watch: LDS Veteran Shares Touching Story of How He Brought a Vietnamese Family to the Gospel During the War

by LDS Living Staff | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following video is from Hi Five Live. Vietnam veteran Mel Palmer wasn't expecting to serve in the milit...

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LDS Veteran Recalls Horrors of Iwo Jima & How He Regained His Hope

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Mormon Life

"I picked up a stretcher and went around the beach picking up dead GIs. A bulldozer would dig a big hole, a...

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Struggling LDS Veteran with PTSD Removes Shoes, Gives Them to Man Who Has None

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

MR says: Learn more about John and his remarkable conversion to the gospel and how, even in his strugg...

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Neal A. Maxwell: The Surprising Connection that Came from Sacrament in a Foxhole

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

In Okinawa, Elder Neal A. Maxwell would often bless the sacrament while in foxholes. But he didn't realize ...