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Navy posthumously awards Silver Star for valor at Pearl Harbor

The Navy recently authorized the posthumous award of a combat medal to a Sailor who was present at Pearl Harbor during the Japanese attack...

Vet Briefs March 30

U.S. Marine from Nevada killed in WWII to be buried in Hawaii Military officials say a U.S. Marine from Nevada who was killed in action...

Lone Sailor now stands watch at historic D-Day Beach

SAINTE-MARIE-DU-MONT, France--In the midst of the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, Adm. James G. Foggo III, commander of U.S. Naval Forces Europe and Africa, and...

Life after military service

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Christopher MaldonadoBarbara Ellis, wife of retired U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Billy Ellis, sits with some...

DOD, VA kick off interagency effort for coordination of complex care

The Defense and Veterans Affairs departments Feb. 25 announced an ongoing effort to ease the transition for service members who require complex care management...

Medical improvements saved many lives during World War II

From the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, to the day Japan's emperor signed the surrender, more than 400,000 U.S. service members were killed during...

VA provides service dog benefits to Veterans with mental health disorders

The Department of Veterans Affairs announced Aug. 18 that it is piloting a protocol to implement veterinary health benefits for mobility service dogs approved...

100-year old sentinel returns to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

At 100, Jack Eaton is the oldest living, oldest known sentinel of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. His and other sentinels' names are...

2019 Warrior Games begin

The opening ceremony of the 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games began with the traditional procession of service-member athletes representing their countries. The national...

Remains of Korean War Soldier identified, returned home to Texas

Photograph courtesy of Carlos MendozaCpl. Luis Torres in his Army uniform in this undated photo. Torres was reported Missing In Action Sept. 1,...