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Fountain Named Most Patriotic City in Colorado

 


Military service is an American tradition: Since the founding of the Continental Army in 1775, patriotic Americans have been serving the country in uniform, both in peacetime and at war. This tradition of service comes at a high cost, however—more than one million Americans have died during wartime since the country’s founding.

Recent data puts the size of the U.S. Military, including active and reserve forces, at just over 2 million personnel, a number that represents a smaller slice of the American population than at any other time in recent history. As the size of our military is dec...



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