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Army trench coat found in France tracked back to World War II vet in Hawaii
"After all the research we've done trying to find somebody with that last name, he's the only one."
His father died in a WWII cargo ship explosion. Now a former CIA officer, he claims the Navy covered up the real cause
Packed with 600 tons of ammo and explosives, the USS Serpens died in a flash beneath a full moon at 11:18 p.m. on Jan. 29, 1945. Now a Central Intelligence...
‘He was a good man’ — Battle of the Bulge veteran dies at 94
"He was a good man and he worked very hard."
‘I feel like I am up on a pedestal:’ World War II Navy veteran turns 100 on Monday
"When I met this 104-year-old guy, I said, 'Gosh, I think I have another four years."
‘They had to fight to get into the fight:’ One of the last Tuskegee Airmen recalls their battle for equality
"I could either whine about it, get pissed off about it and give up on it, or I could follow my passion."
Tuskegee Airman who flew 142 WWII combat missions and fought in Korea and Vietnam dies at 99
Lt. Col. Robert Friend was always glad to share his story with schoolkids — and what a story it was. … Continued
Last surviving medic from ‘Band of Brothers’ Easy Company laid to rest
"Wherever he went he was like the sun."
New documentary aims to tell the story of the deadliest attack at sea in the history of U.S. war
1,138 lives were lost when the H.M.T. Rohna was sunk in 1943 by German bombers.
She Spent Decades Trying To Find The WWII Veteran Father She Never Met. Then She Tried A DNA Kit
Bobi Sussman spent decades of her life knowing she had a father, somewhere, whose identity remained just out of reach. … Continued
The ‘Battlefield V’ Trailer Just Dropped — Here’s What’s In Store
After months of hype and speculation, EA Games just dropped the new Battlefield V trailer. And yes, we’re going back … Continued
Tom Hanks Wants Veterans To Audition For His Next War Movie
Ever catch yourself abruptly pulled out of a war movie? The squad’s cut off, outnumbered, outflanked, and ready to make … Continued
Hall Of Famer Ted Williams Detailed His Korean War Experience In Love Letters… To His Mistress
Consider the wartime love letter: a tradition of military service, a downrange sufferer’s record of affection and longing, sent home … Continued
The Sergeant Major Of The Army Really Likes ‘Pinks And Greens’
For months, rumors about the return of the Army’s iconic “pinks and greens” service uniform have percolated through the Private … Continued
Texas Man Buys Sherman Tank And Parks It In Front Of His House, Upsetting HOA
A Houston attorney is going to battle with his homeowner’s association after purchasing a fully restored World War II M4 … Continued
102-Year-Old Trailblazing World War II Vet Receives Extremely Rare Navy Honor
As many as 934 sailors will soon become intimately familiar with the name Andrew Mills, the namesake for a newly … Continued
96-Year-Old WWII Raider Gets A Police Escort On His Way To A Marine Corps Reunion
A routine traffic stop and speeding ticket in June became the catalyst for a patriotic display on Aug. 6, when … Continued
A WWII Vet Was Docked Pay For Escaping His German Captors. Now He Wants His $13 Back
A veteran who survived a plane crash and capture by the Germans during World War II has an axe to … Continued
72 Years Ago, The US Army Blew Up A Giant Swastika In Nazi Germany
On April 22, 1945, a victorious U.S. Army destroyed one of the greatest symbols of Germany’s Nazi regime: a giant … Continued
Nazi Soldiers On Crystal Meth Really Put The ‘Blitz’ In Blitzkrieg
Imagine an army made up of soldiers that could go days without sleep, had endless aggression, and weren’t afraid of … Continued
Was Hitler Stoned Throughout World War II?
In life, Adolf Hitler was many things: a failed painter, decorated soldier, Germany’s “last hope,” and eventual mass murderer of … Continued
See 6 Incredible World War II Photos In Color
Up through World War II, most photos taken were only shown in black and white. But now, thanks to Brazilian … Continued
This WWII Naval Ship Was So Unlucky, It Almost Killed FDR
The USS William D. Porter — “Willie Dee” to her crew — was a War World II destroyer, and is … Continued
There’s A Fully Restored WWII Sherman Tank On eBay Right Now
One of the crappiest things about getting out of the military is knowing that you’ll never experience the thrill of … Continued
A Brief History Of The Dog Tag
During the Civil War, the inability of the military to identify battlefield casualties created the need for a soldier identification … Continued
This Man Served In WWII. Now He Knits Hats For Other Vets
During World War II, Bob Bolton was an Army medic serving in Okinawa and the Philippines, where he patched up … Continued