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The Meaning of Cory Remsburg

New Yorker (blog) - 28 Jan 2014
The subject of this year's concluding story was Army Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg, a Ranger who first met the President in 2009, at Omaha Beach, on the sixty-fifth anniversary of D Day. In Obama's telling, Remsburg helped walk him through the ...
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A wounded warrior found a lifesaver in Gilbert

East Valley Tribune - 15 Nov 2018
Holly Katke remembered waking up, thinking she had passed out from the heat. Just minutes before, Katke, a Navy chief petty officer, was walking around the police station in Iraq trying to hydrate herself. She pushed herself up and saw blood streaming ...
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Michelle Obama holds court at Oracle Arena

San Francisco Chronicle - 01 Apr 2018
It wasn't quite the sellout that U2 or Bruce Springsteen would have drawn, but 9,000 adoring fans did buy their way into Oracle Arena to hear Michelle Obama in conversation with TaskRabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot. Tickets for the 90-minute Q&A went for ...
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The soldier not about to give up the fight: Cory Remsburg

CNN - 28 Feb 2014
"Cory Remsburg never gives up, and he does not quit," President Barack Obama declared to the nation in his State of the Union address in January. Being singled out for presidential recognition made Remsburg overnight the most recognizable veteran in ...
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Flag-planting ceremony precedes annual Ride to the Flags

Malibu Surfside News (press release) (blog) - 09 Sep 2018
Kyle Moser (center) plants a flag with help from Craig and Annie Remsburg, the parents of Cory Remsburg. Cory Remsburg, a U.S. Army veteran who was injured in Afghanistan, was the honoree for Ride to the Flags V. Barbara Burke, Freelance Reporter.
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Carrington Charitable Foundation Hosts Gala to Support Veterans - 18 Jul 2018
Pictured left to right: Michael Barrett, Director, Carrington Security Company; U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg; and U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills. Carrington Charitable Foundation (CCF), the nonprofit organization of The Carrington ...
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The HOF Salutes War Hero Cory Remsburg During Visit to the Hall

Pro Football Hall of Fame - 04 Mar 2017
The Pro Football Hall of Fame has a long standing relationship with honoring the men and woman who serve over country, in uniform. This past Friday, the Hall paid homage to Army Ranger Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg and his family. Remsburg is a ...
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Injured veteran makes long journey to perfect home - 13 Mar 2015
On his 18th birthday, in 2001, Cory Remsburg left home. He arranged for an Army recruiter to come to his house so he could sign the papers. Remsburg deferred a civilian life — college, career and a mortgage — to join the military. The next years ...
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Injured Ranger Cory Remsburg gets SOTU spotlight

Washington Post - 29 Jan 2014
The experiences of Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg, an Army Ranger who was wounded in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan, provided a coda to a speech that focused in part on the unintended consequences of wars. Obama said he met the soldier in the ...
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Oval Office contrast

Prince George Citizen - 20 Mar 2018
In the case of Army Ranger Cory Remsburg, he shook his hand and said thanks to him at a June 2009 ceremony in Normandy, France, marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day and he thanked him again the next time they met, the following February at the ...
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President and Soldier: 3 Meetings, and a Lesson in Resilience

New York Times - 23 Aug 2013
WASHINGTON — Three times, mainly by chance and in very different circumstances, Sgt. First Class Cory Remsburg has met President Obama. They were introduced near Omaha Beach in France in 2009, when Sergeant Remsburg was part of a select Army ...
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AARP News - 01 Jun 2014
The morning light rose in a muted haze, and the soldiers began pulling off their night vision goggles. Weapons squad leader Cory Remsburg, 26, and on his 10th deployment, headed to a clearing to help prepare the evacuation-helicopter landing zone for ...
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Obama meets with injured veteran Cory Remsburg - 13 Mar 2015
It is an oddity in the life of Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg that whenever President Barack Obama visits the Phoenix area, there is a chance the two will visit. The soldier and the president had met five times before Friday, with a sixth seeming almost ...
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Wounded soldier gets surprise visit from Obama

USA TODAY - 14 Mar 2015
PHOENIX — It is an oddity in the life of Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg that whenever President Obama visits the Phoenix area, there is a chance the two will visit. The soldier and the president had met five times before Friday, with a sixth seeming ...
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Cory Remsburg and the Cost of Politics

New Yorker - 29 Jan 2014
President Obama first met Sergeant Cory Remsburg close to a graveyard for American soldiers in Normandy, at a commemoration of the sixty-fifth anniversary of D Day, in June, 2009. Remsburg, an Army Ranger, was playing the role of one of the ...

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