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Dozens of veterans from World War II, Korean and Vietnam wars were being honored Saturday as a part of the Queen City National Honor Flight... [Read More]
The brutality inflicted against decorated African-American World War II veteran Sgt. Isaac Woodard by a Southern police chief is credited with inspiring President Harry Truman... [Read More]
One of the dwindling number of World War II veterans was just lost. Herman Stratton Killam (always known as "Stratt") passed away peacefully at his... [Read More]
The men, who are now in their 90s, describe the tragedy they witnessed during World War II's Battle of the Bulge, one of the deadliest... [Read More]
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Bob Lockard leaned forward in his easy chair and took a deep breath to steel himself for his trip back in time."You ready for this?"... [Read More]
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A new exhibition at the international Museum of World War II outside of Boston highlights the important and sometimes unconventional roles women took on during... [Read More]
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More than 70 years after he was wounded during World War II, Army PFC Raul Herrera Sr. was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart on Saturday. [Read More]
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Modeen, Donald Olaf Sr. CommanderUS Navy-Retired Age 93 of Edina, passed away on May 24, 2018. Preceded in death by parents, Harriet... [Read More]
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Homecoming 2018 for the 75th Women Air Force Service Pilots of World War II anniversary was this weekend in Sweetwater. While some may have never... [Read More]
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Wilbur Ramsey was a great man. He served his country in World War II and was honored with the Silver Star for valor in combat.... [Read More]
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Early in America's involvement in World War II, the 350,000 young volunteers in the U.S. Eighth Air Force were the only way America could take... [Read More]
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Dozens of veterans from World War II, Korean and Vietnam wars were being honored Saturday as a part of the Queen City National Honor Flight... [Read More]
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Chances are good that you won't find 97-year-old Warren Williams waving to the crowd from a parade float or participating in any other ceremonies this... [Read More]
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Fighting for our country has become part of a legacy for one local family, and now, they've fought to make sure one of their relatives... [Read More]
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One of Japan's most prominent former leaders, Yasuhiro Nakasone, has turned 100, fitting in a country known for longevity. As a World War II naval... [Read More]
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A World War II Marine Corps veteran was laid to rest in Neenah. He died in battle in 1943 at 26 years old and his... [Read More]
Elden Grimm, a Menasha native, was buried Saturday in Neenah, nearly 75 years after his death in World War II. [Read More]
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World War II veteran Vivian Olsen of Chubbuck was a young woman attending Illinois State Normal University when Uncle Sam's plea on the iconic "I... [Read More]
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A 96-year-old survivor of the notorious Bataan Death March in World War II was presented with a prestigious award from Congress during a ceremony at... [Read More]
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Just as the night began to wind down aboard the SS Peter Silvester on Feb. 6, 1945, a group of U.S. Army soldiers sat around... [Read More]
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