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hero

noun brave person, celebrity, champion, conquering hero, conqueror, decorated hero, deity, demigod, fearless soldier, fighter, folk hero, god, goddess, great man, great woman, guardian, heroine, highest type, ideal type, idol, immortal, luminary, man of courage, man of valor, martyr, master, megastar, model, notable, paragon, perfect type, person who serves as a shining example, phoenix, pillar of the community, protector, soldier, stalwart, star, superhero, superstar, tiger, valiant knight, warrior
Associated concepts: Good Samaritan laws
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Now a new version of 22-year-old war hero is being unveiled in Australia next week.
The marking on the reconstructed promenade at New Brighton let people know that the section of road was named after war hero Victoria Cross holder Ian Fraser.
The sign marking on the reconstructed promenade, at New Brighton, told people the section was named after war hero and Victoria Cross holder Ian Fraser.
A WAR hero has had his name put on a village war memorial - 87 years after he died.
GUWAHATI: The body of a teenage Bangladeshi war hero killed fighting Pakistani forces and buried in India almost four decades ago has been exhumed and taken home for a ceremonial burial, an official said yesterday.
As a result, fewer than half of Americans, overall, in 2004 -- 48% -- considered Kerry a war hero.
One of his few friends among the regular bar customers is a young man names Dallas Klein, a highly decorated Vietnam war hero who works for an armored car company, with a 6-year-old daughter and an addiction to gambling.
A year when an Israeli war hero, Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, suffered a severe stroke that left him comatose.
Paul's Her Majesty's Chapel of the Mohawks in Kanata, the oldest Protestant church in Ontario, will commemorate the life of Canadian war hero, Teyoninhokarawen, also known as Capt.
Iraq war hero Johnson Beharry received Britain's top military honour - the Victoria Cross - yesterday and was told by the Queen: 'You're very special.