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Last of the legendary World War II Flying Tigers dies

A Columbus, Ga., man considered to be the last surviving Flying Tiger, died Feb. 6. Frank Losonsky, who joined the First American Volunteer Group in...

75 years after death, identified WWII Soldier buried in hometown

Hundreds of people attended the memorial and funeral of a World War II Soldier in his hometown of Troy, Ind., on March 30, 2019....

Former 10th Mountain Soldier, World War II veteran celebrates 100th birthday...

Courtesy photographLouis Weiss served as an officer in the newly formed 10th Mountain Division and deployed to Italy with the 10th Mountain Medical...

Every day is Memorial Day for veterans at Vietnam Wall

There's hardly a day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that Patrick Pellerin doesn't see an emotional, often tearful veteran or family member looking up...

Lost, found, repatriated

Courtesy photographRaymond Odom, U.S. Army Air Forces veteran, joined the service during World War II on Feb. 23, 1943. In early May of...

WWII veteran to parachute into history with help of AFRL researcher

Dayton, Ohio,-area World War II veteran Jim “Pee Wee” Martin will return to the site of an historic battlefield this month when he parachutes...

‘Hero of Cologne’ receives bronze star during surprise ceremony

One of the most celebrated World War II tank gunners received the bronze star Sept. 18, during a surprise award ceremony 74-years in the...

Sibling veterans from WWII embodied patriotism

Probably “cooking up a storm” isn’t the most captivating way to introduce a war story, especially not one dedicated to veterans labeled “The Greatest...

Honoring our fallen heroes: Remembering those who gave their all

At Mojave Cemetery small American flags fluttered in the cold 30-mph winds above the graves of 462 veterans. The flags were placed on veterans...

Veterans Day and Remembrance Day — Iraq

Armistice Ceremony at Union III, Baghdad, Iraq, Nov. 11, 2019. Armistice Day is observed annually on Nov. 11 and coincides with Veterans Day and...