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Air Force Recruiting, NASCAR to Honor Fallen Tuskegee Airman Memorial Day...

Air Force Recruiting Service and Richard Petty Motorsports will pay tribute to an American hero and fallen Tuskegee Airman, Capt. Lawrence E. Dickson, as...

Doolittle Raid on Japan 78 Years Ago Buoyed American Spirits

The April 18, 1942, Doolittle Raid on Japan early in World War II bolstered American spirits just months after the surprise attack on Pearl...

Tuskegee Airman receives promotion to brigadier general

Celebrating a 100th birthday is monumental in itself, but for retired Col. Charles E. McGee, shortly after this celebration he would reach yet another...
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Going for Gold for the Rosies

Since March, Mae Krier has traveled a lot. She's been to the Pentagon four times, to the Capitol three times, all over the United...

100-year-old veteran pioneer on U-2 project

LANCASTER, Calif. — Getting to the century mark is interesting enough by itself, but Lou Arnold also took part in a couple of aviation’s...

AV Wall still ‘brings people together’ after 10 years

Hundreds of veterans, family members and community supporters enjoyed a beautiful autumn morning at the Palmdale Amphitheater, as the AV Wall hosted its Veterans...

Veterans Day: A time to honor those who have served

At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month one hundred years ago, the guns fell silent across Europe and what...
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Prisoners of War, Missing in Action, remembered at Pentagon ceremony

More than 81,000 Americans who served in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Cold War, the wars in the Persian...

U.S., Allies remember Operation Market Garden

Shortly after the invasion of Normandy and the liberation of Paris during World War II, Allied forces in Europe wanted to create an invasion...

WWII ‘Screaming Eagle’ vet Ochsner of California City dies, 96

CALIFORNIA CITY, Calif.--World War II veteran Henry L. Ochsner, who served with the 101st Airborne Division from the D-Day invasion at Normandy through the...