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101st Airborne Division WWII veteran finally receives Silver Star

Staff Sgt. Edmund "Eddie" Sternot of the 101st Airborne Division was finally honored posthumously today with a Silver Star for his gallantry during the...

World War II veteran visits USS Pennsylvania

Navy photograph by PO1 Amanda R. GraySenior Chief Electronics Technician (Navigation) Brian Barrett, assigned to the Blue crew of the Ohio-class ballistic missile...

U.S. military IDs airman lost in dogfight over Germany in ’43

The U.S. military has found the remains of a World War II pilot who was last seen in a dogfight over Germany almost 75...
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Soldier who battled in Fallujah to receive highest military honor

Former Staff Sgt. David Bellavia will be awarded the Medal of Honor for his bravery during some of the deadliest fighting in Iraq, President...

No time for nerves: D-Day through eyes of a combat medic

Photograph courtesy of Matthew PeppingEdwin "Doc" Pepping, left, and Albert "Al" Mampre served as combat medics attached to Easy Company, 2nd Battalion of...

Doolittle Raider raises toast 74 years after historic mission

One of two surviving Doolittle Raiders visited Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., for a commemorative toast April 18 in honor of the 74th anniversary...

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...

Allies opened second front in France after Normandy landings

Most people know about the D-Day Normandy landings of June 6, 1944, associated with Operation Overlord. Lesser known are the allied landings on France's Mediterranean...

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...

Lancaster VA to host open house

The VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System is hosting an Open House for Veterans at the Lancaster Community Based Outpatient Clinic located on 340...