Honor Page

  • 09 Feb 2018 16:24 | Anonymous

    Sylvan Vigness, then a Signalman Third Class, was hit by shrapnel  during a kamikaze attack, blinding him in one eye.  Read about his service and RECOGNITION.  

  • 07 Feb 2018 13:49 | Anonymous

    Retired Major Ferman Miller, age 99, still has vivid memories of his bombing missions in Europe, telling junior officers "It wasn't fun."   Read about his experiences at this LINK.   

  • 29 Jan 2018 13:24 | Anonymous

    Master Sgt. Catherine G. Murray was 100 years old.  Read about her CAREER

  • 28 Dec 2017 15:10 | Anonymous

    Filipino Ramon Regalado died this month in California.  Read his story HERE. 

  • 19 Dec 2017 15:52 | Anonymous

    Military heroism is still appreciated on college campuses.  U.S. Marine Kyle Carpenter was honored by classmates at his college graduation.  Read MORE.  

  • 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. 

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