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    Rob took this at the LZ Lambeau event in Green Bay to honor the Vietnam vets that were never properly welcomed home after thier tours of duty. This was one Gold Star mother being helped by another Gold Star mother as she found her son's name on the wall. I know its not the same as him coming home, but it takes my breath away when I think of the amazing dignity and grace this woman showed when they interviewed her. She even took her place on one of the motorcycles for the honor ride where over 1200 men and women rode to signify the number of wisconsin soldiers that never made it home.

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    1. Reba88 58 months ago | reply

      I'd like to use this as my Memorial Day weekend profile picture on Facebook, but I'd like your permission first. It was wonderfully poignant. Just beautiful!

    2. BSW68 58 months ago | reply

      I wanted to ask the same exact thing as Reba88...please let me know. This is simply POWERFUL. Thank you for sharing.

    3. bluebird218 58 months ago | reply

      Such a touching photo. Thanks for sharing.

    4. jlquick30 58 months ago | reply

      It just goes to show the never ending power of a mother's love. So, so touching. Thank you for sharing!

    5. elh70 58 months ago | reply

      Beautiful. (seen in explore)

    6. leelee1957 58 months ago | reply

      Yes, it is powerful and amazing. I too would love to use it on my Memorial Day post as well. Great shot.

    7. عالي السكوت~ ما اسمعك [deleted] 58 months ago | reply

      Fantastic image!
      Please add this photo to


      "ســـــنا الـفضــــه - Sana Al Fida Awards"

    8. todaniell 58 months ago | reply

      A touching photo. Everything you wrote about was obvious in the photo. Thank you. Good job.

    9. Gabriella Carta (Italy) 58 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Visto dai miei occhi (P1-C1), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    10. bren_55 58 months ago | reply

      Wow, this is so touching - brought tears to my eyes! Thanks so much for sharing this.

    11. Shutterbugg01 58 months ago | reply

      This DEF withstands the adage, A picture is worth a thousand words. Simply beautiful and touching. priceless!!

    12. Selfies Just Because... 58 months ago | reply

      So grateful for this ...thank you for sharing.

    13. Franks Photos - Catching Up 56 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called TOUR OF DUTY, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    14. James C. Bozeman 55 months ago | reply

      Forever thankful for this Pic, awesome.

    15. 3buzyboyz 46 months ago | reply

      This truly defines "a picture is worth a thousand words".
      Awesome.

    16. Reba88 34 months ago | reply

      I think of this picture all the time. It is the embodiment of why we have a Memorial Day. Once again, thanks for sharing it.♥

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