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U.S. Forces Began Main Battle For Philippines 75 Years Ago

Seventy-five years ago, U.S. forces began the invasion of Luzon, the largest and most populous island in the Philippines, thereby fulfilling Army Gen. Douglas...

Lawsuit: Pentagon withholding info from veterans’ advocates

NORFOLK, Va.--A veterans group said the Pentagon has stopped releasing information that helps former service members to contest less-than-honorable discharges from the military. The...

Army veteran makes 300 wooden toys for needy children

SANFORD, N.C.--Since the 1970s, Army veteran Jim Annis has been a real-life Santa to the children in his community. He estimates to have made...

Ten odd jobs of World War II

Today's military has some jobs that might surprise you — for example, did you know the Army and Marine Corps have instrument repair technicians?...

Pearl Harbor survivor relates his World War II odyssey

In 1940, William P. Bonelli, 19, had no desire to join the military. The nation was not yet at war, but Bonelli, who followed...

VA extends benefits to offshore Blue Water Navy Vietnam veterans Jan....

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs begins deciding Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019 claims, Jan. 1, 2020, extending the presumption of...

Battle of the Bulge veteran shares his story at commemorative event

An Army veteran of the Battle of the Bulge made the history books come alive with his short speech during a 75th anniversary commemoration...

Esper commemorates Battle of the Bulge at ceremony in Luxembourg

More than 19,000 U.S. service members lost their lives fighting the Nazis during the 40-day-long Battle of the Bulge, which commenced 75 years ago...

Esper, Milley commemorate Battle of the Bulge 75th anniversary

BASTOGNE, Belgium -- Military and civilian dignitaries from Europe and the United States were in Belgium Dec. 16 to mark the anniversary of one...

Luxembourg American Cemetery Luminary event

A young boy poses with a tea light during the Luxembourg American Cemetery Luminary event, at Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg Dec. 13, 2019. The...