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Snapshots of the horrors of war would occasionally slip out.
The five kids knew dad never slept well, but they never connected it to post-traumatic stress disorder. And that was pretty much all he ever said. Still, Peppin knew Korea shaped his father. After his father retired as CEO for a company that manufactures maintenance equipment for railroads, Peppin — a longtime Republican strategist in Minnesota — heard the Minnesota Department of Transportation had special license plates for Korean War veterans.
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That desire only strengthened after his dad died in The veteran trips, which are subsidized by the South Korean government, are also open to family of Korean War veterans, Zahler told him. Two buses shuttled 40 veterans and their families all around South Korea. They toured the War Memorial of Korea museum in Seoul.
The Korean Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs put on a dinner and ceremony, attended by 7, Koreans and the top American general, where the veterans and their families were presented with Ambassador of Peace medals from the South Korean government. It was an emotional experience when Peppin sat at the ceremony, which included honoring a half-dozen living veterans who served with his father at the Battle of Chosin Reservoir. Peppin imagined his father, who had part of his left leg amputated late in life due to multiple sclerosis, being wheeled up there with the other veterans.
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Gilbert, too, was deeply moved. The trip was an opportunity for the two friends to reminisce about their fathers. He taught his four children to chop wood and use tools, took Randy hunting and, when Randy bagged his first deer, handed him a knife so he could field dress it on his own. He was my best friend. The trip also served as a reaffirmation of American goodness in this divided and confusing time, Gilbert said.
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