Servicemen
World War II veteran Herb Foster of Edgartown was dressed in his infantry uniform. Ashlee Moreis, 10, and Julia Felix, 10, of Vineyard Haven, had...
Brazilian-American students graduating from Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School this month have been refused permission to wear scarves...
soldiers
We’re getting close to D-Day now. A couple of days away. You can tell. These big C47s, these transport planes, were out on the airstrip. And all of a...
soldiers
The password for that drop was George Washington. If you heard a rustling and you didn’t know who was there you would say “George,” and if you...
Elmer Albert
They were Islanders and they served their country in World War II, in all branches of the armed forces, men and women, most of them barely beyond...
Since 1965, Stan Hart and I have been neighbors on Abel’s Hill, coming together for countless hours of socializing, beach time,...
Vietnam
With Memorial Day ap proaching, I am recalling a visit to Viet Nam last fall on which two U.S. Navy veterans of the war in Viet Nam were...
Editor’s Note: Some stories just have to be written down. Such is the case with Edo Potter’s story of life at Pimpneymouse Farm on...
An Island to Call Home From a 1985 Gazette article by Janet Bosworth: One stormy night in May 1888, the schooner Onrust in ballast...

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