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Tails from the hardstand: 100th Bomb Group veteran shares ‘Bloody Hundredth’...

“It was right after Pearl Harbor happened that my best friend and I decided to join up with the U.S. Army Air Corps,” recalled...

Finding your life after finishing your service

I realize that the adage “no one cares how much you know until they know how much you care” is especially important in our...

State Senator Wilk honors Tom Hilzendeger as Veteran of the Year

Senator Scott Wilk, representing the 21st Senate District, recognized U.S. Army veteran Tom Hilzendeger as the Veteran of the Year on the Senate Floor...

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...

New Jersey WWII sailor returned home for military funeral

Fireman 1st Class Angelo Michael Gabriele, killed in action during the Dec. 7, 1941 attacks on Pearl Harbor, was buried at Washington Crossing National...

President awards Medal of Honor to first living Iraq War recipient

One by one, 12 members of Third Platoon made their way to the podium in the White House's East Room on June 25 afternoon,...
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Inside the hornet’s nest: Soldier earns Medal of Honor for heroism...

He held the Remington 870 shotgun -- chambered and ready to fire. David Bellavia knew what he had to do. If he failed to...

Once a Marine, always a Marine

His weathered hands, aged by war and time, brushed across the fuselage of an aircraft. Like a gust of wind, old memories washed over...

VA’s Vet Centers to host open houses to celebrate initiative’s 40th...

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will host open houses on the coming months to commemorate the 40th anniversary of its Vet Centers, which...

95-year-old D-Day survivor shares his WWII experiences

On June 6, 1944, more than 160,000 Allied Troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline, to fight Nazi Germany on the...