Honor Page

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  • 15 Dec 2017 15:21 | Anonymous

    This C-47 led the invasion of France, carrying paratroopers to Normandy.  Read about its history, restoration, and plans for the 75th anniversary

  • 04 Dec 2017 15:23 | Anonymous

    Chaplain Aloysius Schmitt lost his life during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor while saving shipmates, after the USS Oklahoma was bombed and capsized.  He will be posthumously awarded the Silver Star. 

    Here's the current STORY.

    And here's the original CITATION. 

  • 15 Nov 2017 13:42 | Anonymous

    Emi Kopke answered a Craigslist ad and ended up with the emotional experience of a lifetime.  If this story doesn't give you a tear in your eye, nothing will.  READ MORE.  

  • 14 Nov 2017 16:52 | Anonymous

    Read his story HERE. 

  • 10 Nov 2017 15:43 | Anonymous

    You'll see a number of veterans' stories in this collection.  Click HERE. 

  • 10 Nov 2017 15:33 | Anonymous

    Charles Shay remembers the worst of war, and illustrates why we honor ourveterans.  Read his story HERE. 

  • 07 Nov 2017 13:41 | Anonymous

    Navy pilot Royce Williams was attacked by six Soviet MiGs during the Korean War, shot down four of them, protected his task force, made a near-impossible carrier landing, then followed orders to keep the whole thing quiet for 50 years.  And chances are, you've never heard of him.

    Read about his heroic actions HERE.   

  • 30 Oct 2017 15:16 | Anonymous

    The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency reports accounting for 183 more missing service members during the fiscal year just ended -- a record.  Read more about this important work at this LINK

  • 09 Oct 2017 17:52 | Anonymous

    Coast Guard flight crew remembered after 75 years.  Here's the STORY.

  • 04 Oct 2017 17:10 | Anonymous

    WW II veteran Joe Romero survived the Death March.  Here' MORE. 

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