Greenville, SC (PRWEB) June 03, 2013
Recently Medals of America posted an interesting article about the United States’ oldest living World War Two Veteran on their blog at http://blog.medalsofamerica.com/. The article received considerable response from readers sparked a higher interest in Veteran affairs campaigns from the general public.
Richard Arvine Overton is the oldest known living Veteran of World War Two in the United States. He recently celebrated his one hundred and seventh Memorial Day, and was interviewed by several reporters for his comments on his service of the United States, the war, and his plans for Memorial Day.
Overton is completely sound in mind and body as he still does his own yard work and tends to local horses. It is incredible to see an individual who have seen so much, especially one who have served out great nation in the United States Armed Forces. Overton served in the military and was a part of the War in the Pacific Campaigns from 1942 to 1945 at the end of the war. After returning home, Overton built his own home in Texas and has lived there happily ever since. He enjoys good whisky in his coffee in the mornings and sometimes at night, and often smokes up to twelve cigars a day.
Medals of America is the number one provider of Official United States Armed Forces medals, campaign ribbons, apparel, gear, and gifts. They are also the only business that sells Official Military Awards as opposed to cheap reproductions. Anyone can find the perfect gift for the veteran in their family at Medals of America, and their customization options are limitless. Customers can custom design beautiful hardwood shadow boxes to display medals, ribbons, photographs and other awards. Medals of America also has a unique Rack Builder service that allows clients to custom design and order a campaign ribbon rack to their exact specifications.
About Medals of America
http://www.medalsofamerica.com/ is the premier source for Military Dog Tags, Medals, Badges, Military Ribbons, Patches, Rank, Rates and Insignia, as well as Custom Embroidered Clothing. We're also proud to offer our exclusive Rack Builder, Military Medals Builder and Custom Display Case Builder.
Veteran owned and operated for more than 36 years! Our mission is simple - we want every Veteran and Service person to display the Medals our grateful Nation awarded them. Anything we can do to have all the great Americans who served their country in the Military Forces display their award will enrich future generations by these symbols of Duty, Honor and Country.
Medals of America
114 Southchase Boulevard
Fountain Inn, SC 29644