The online retail giant said it will hire at least 1,200 military veterans to staff operations over the next 12 months. Amazon (AMZN), which has been named a top military-friendly employer a 2nd year in a row by veterans-owned magazine G.I. Jobs, also said it will donate 2,000 Kindle devices to wounded service members and their families by Veterans Day, which is Sun. Amazon said it has a team devoted to military recruitment and offers veterans mentoring and skills training. Shares fell 2% to 227.35.