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5-29-14--quilts-of-valor-front-5903Remembering the sacrifice of our brave veterans

     Sacrifice is meaningless without remembrance. With that in mind, a dedicated group of quilters continued their mission during a Quilt of Valor ceremony this past Memorial Day, May 26.

     That mission: to cover service members and veterans touched by war with a quilt of honor, comfort and healing for those who have stood in harm's way.

Vietnam War veteran William Jacobs of Grangeville shares a tender moment with his daughter, Annie Whitlock, during a Quilts of Valor ceremony at Kamiah on Memorial Day. Gina Jorgensen/Progress

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