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One of the last remaining Pearl Harbor survivors dies
'The Japanese came in at treetop level. They started strafing us. We put the butts of our rifles down on the ground and shot back at them.'
World War II vet and former Tomb of Unknown Soldier guard, 100, finally honored properly
"I really like (knowing) that it's happened," Jack Eaton said. "This is a thing I've been wanting."
Last surviving medic from ‘Band of Brothers’ Easy Company laid to rest
"Wherever he went he was like the sun."
Army Rangers just scaled the cliffs of Pointe du Hoc in honor of the WWII Rangers who stormed Normandy
"In seizing the firm land at the top of these cliffs, they began to seize back the continent of Europe."
WWII Remains Identified As Those Of Hero Sailor Credited With Saving 15 Lives At Pearl Harbor
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said Navy Chief Warrant Officer John Arnold Austin of Warrior was accounted for in September 2018, 77 years after his death on board the USS...
This World War II Veteran Is Finally Getting His College Degree (At 96)
As a young man, Bob Barger saw a Navy recruiting poster in downtown Toledo that changed his life. It showed … Continued
We Asked Gen. Petraeus Whether The Iraq War Was Really Worth It. Here’s What He Said.
Fifteen years of war have turned Iraqi cities such as Ramadi, Fallujah, and Mosul into ruins. Iraq remains as divided … Continued
The Greatest Generation Wasn’t Always That Great
The narrative myths of the Greatest Generation are so fixed in the American psyche that it can take a supreme … Continued
116 Years Of Service For Vets Must Be Driven By A Cause. What’s Yours?
On Sept. 29, 1899, a group of 13 veterans gathered together and decided there was a cause to which they … Continued