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VA expands new innovators network program

The Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Innovation is expanding its Innovators Network Program. Fourteen new VA Medical Center innovation sites and one National Cemetery...

After years of grandson’s research, WWI vet honored for valor in...

Army photographMark Goodman, right, grandson of World War I veteran Pfc John Goodman, accepts a Silver Star and purple heart awarded by Maj....

WWII bomber pilot awarded Silver Star

Air Force photograph by Tech. Sgt. Jamie PowellMaj. Gen. Christopher Bence, the U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center commander, pins the Silver Star on...

Local veterans treated to softball tournament

Photograph by Diane BetzlerAlexandrea Ballentine, a volunteer at the Hats off for Heroes softball tournament sells T-shirts honoring two Antelope Valley fallen heroes. Resident...

Bataan Death March survivor visits Kansas base

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Christopher ThornburyEddie Graham, retired Army sergeant, speaks to Airmen at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, Oct. 20,...

Lightning I pilot meets Lightning II, shares stories

https://youtu.be/-ua5LZFpjIQ Retired Maj. Earl Conrad Jr., a World War II fighter pilot who flew the original P-38 Lightning, visited Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct....

Remembering, honoring first Americans to fight, die in World War I

Library of Congress photographNorman Prince was a founder of the Lafayette Escadrille, a group of American pilots who were part of the French...

Thunderbolts participate in San Diego veteran’s sports clinic

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Devante WilliamsVeterans kayak through the Mission Valley River during the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic Sept. 21,...

One year later: Torque 62 remembered

Air Force photograph by Capt. Korey Fratini BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Master Sgt. Johnathon Maurer, 455th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron first sergeant, reads off the...

Remains of fighter pilot hero return home after 10 years

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Aaron J. JenneAn Air Force carry team carries the remains of Maj. Troy Gilbert Oct. 3, 2016,...