November 10, 2016

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Army photograph by Elizabeth Fraser

Arlington National Cemetery seeks changes to burial eligibility criteria to ensure future space

Army photograph by Elizabeth Fraser The U.S. Army Honor Guard firing party fires three folleys during the funeral of U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Mihail Golin in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Jan. 22, 2...

Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr. dies; he was 95

Floyd Carter Sr., a Tuskegee Airman who was awarded a Congressional Gold Medal, has died at the age of 95, according to the New York Police Department. In addition to his service with the fabled Tuskegee Airmen, Carter spent 27...

U.S. military IDs airman lost in dogfight over Germany in ’43

The U.S. military has found the remains of a World War II pilot who was last seen in a dogfight over Germany almost 75 years ago, the Department of Defense said March 8. Lt. William W. Shank never returned from the 1943 fight. His fellow airmen last saw him straightening out his P-38 Lightning after...