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  1. Fine day, full house for historic Devens trolley tourRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Shirley Oracle

    ... sponsored by Freedoms Way Heritage Area and the Montachusett Regional Trails Commission, in cooperation with the Fort Devens Museum and Friends of the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge. After an earlier trail walk through the Oxbow and a reception at ...

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  2. Fine day, full house for historic Devens trolley tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... sponsored by Freedoms Way Heritage Area and the Montachusett Regional Trails Commission, in cooperation with the Fort Devens Museum and Friends of the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge. After an earlier trail walk through the Oxbow and a reception at ...

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  3. NH veterans soon can access medical care at private, non VA providersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | UnionLeader.com

    ... she suffers from post traumatic stress disorder as a result of being raped at age 19 while on active duty at Fort Devens. Now, she said, she will be able to receive mental health counseling nearer her home, at a facility where there are no veterans ...

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  4. Sens. Ayotte, Shaheen in Merrimack to talk about veterans health legislationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... earlier this week. Army veteran Judy Bell, of Nashua, attended the event. Bell, who was sexually assaulted at Fort Devens in Massachusetts, said the act provides some relief in accessing care. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  Sens. Kelly ...

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  5. Historic trolley tour makes connections around DevensRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Lowell Sun

    Fine weather and healthy interest created good turnouts Saturday morning for a trio of events billed under the logo "Connecting Communities" and sponsored by Freedoms Way Heritage Area and the Montachusett Regional Trails Commission, in cooperation with the Fort Devens Museum and Friends of the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge.

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  6. Fort commander: 'Devens is here to stay'Read the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Townsend Times

    ... projects that make it unlikely to disappear anytime soon. Going through a number of the fort's current projects, Fort Devens Commander Lt. Col. Steven Egan assured listeners at a Fort Devens Museum talk that "Devens is here to stay." Current ...

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  7. Alexander HeiserRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... his mother in 1951. He spent most of his youth in Pontiac, Mich., before serving in the U.S. Army. A transfer to Fort Devens led him to Massachusetts, where he decided to settle and raise a family. He attended New Life Church in Leominster and was ...

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  8. Alexander HeiserRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... his mother in 1951. He spent most of his youth in Pontiac, Mich., before serving in the U.S. Army. A transfer to Fort Devens led him to Massachusetts, where he decided to settle and raise a family. He attended New Life Church in Leominster and was ...

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  9. Alexander HeiserRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Item Extra

    ... his mother in 1951. He spent most of his youth in Pontiac, Mich., before serving in the U.S. Army. A transfer to Fort Devens led him to Massachusetts, where he decided to settle and raise a family. He attended New Life Church in Leominster and was ...

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  10. Fort commander at talk: 'Devens is here to stay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    ... projects that make it unlikely to disappear anytime soon. Going through a number of the fort's current projects, Fort Devens Commander Lt. Col. Steven Egan assured listeners at a talk on Saturday that "Devens is here to stay." Current projects ...

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  11. Alexander HeiserRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... his mother in 1951. He spent most of his youth in Pontiac, Mich., before serving in the U.S. Army. A transfer to Fort Devens led him to Massachusetts, where he decided to settle and raise a family. He attended New Life Church in Leominster and was ...

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  12. Commander: 'Devens is here to stay'Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... projects that make it unlikely to disappear anytime soon. Going through a number of the fort's current projects, Fort Devens Commander Lt. Col. Steven Egan assured listeners at a talk Saturday that "Devens is here to stay." Current projects include ...

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  13. 'Finally, the order came, this is it'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    ... gosh-darned land mine," he said. The war was over for Zukowski who was evacuated to Scotland and eventually to Fort Devens, not far from where he had met his wife Alda at a dance in Ayer. They dated 21 days before getting married on Valentine's Day ...

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  14. Oral History: Sy Goldstein's Army daysRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... hometown, though he had been living and working with an uncle in Boston before the war. "I got discharged from Fort Devens, hitchhiked to Boston, and called my uncle for a ride from South Station," he remembers. When the uncle picked him up, his ...

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  15. World War II, slavery in Hazard family historyRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... He joined the army in his 20s, around 1945, the year Word War II ended. He learned how to do the laundry at Fort Devens, digging ditches for water pipes. He traveled all over the world, including to New Guinea and the Philippines. "When we shipped ...

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  16. Oral History: Sy Goldstein's Army daysRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... hometown, though he had been living and working with an uncle in Boston before the war. "I got discharged from Fort Devens, hitchhiked to Boston, and called my uncle for a ride from South Station," he remembers. When the uncle picked him up, his ...

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  17. Photos may fade, but his pride? NeverRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    ... COURTESY PHOTO Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. He learned how to do the laundry at Fort Devens, digging ditches for water pipes. He traveled all over the world, including to New Guinea and the Philippines. "When we ...

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  18. Life's many Hazards: Ayer man celebrates 91 yearsRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... in the laundry platoon, mostly stationed in hospitals to wash clothes. He learned how to do the laundry at Fort Devens, digging ditches for water pipes. He traveled all over the world, including to New Guinea and the Philippines. "When we shipped ...

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  19. World War II, slavery in Hazard family historyRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... in the laundry platoon, mostly stationed in hospitals to wash clothes. He learned how to do the laundry at Fort Devens, digging ditches for water pipes. He traveled all over the world, including to New Guinea and the Philippines. "When we shipped ...

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  20. Fed grant to help finish Devens' Jackson RoadRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... began in 1996 when the agency helped the former army post cope with the base realignment and closure that shut Fort Devens down. "The investment we celebrate today is an investment that's critical to the continued success here in Devens and the ...

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