• America250: Army Air Forces Veteran Leonard Zerlin

    This week’s America250 salute is Army Air Forces Veteran Leonard Zerlin, a turret gunner on D-Day who received a Silver Star.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Donald “Don” W. Pullan

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Donald “Don” W. Pullan, who served during WWII as part of the 911th Air Engineering Squadron.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Herbert Griffin

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Herbert Griffin, who fought on Utah Beach several days after D-Day.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Marcario García

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Marcario García. García served as an infantryman during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Jack Womer

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jack Nietz Womer, a demolitions expert with the 101st Airborne Division during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Jim “Pee Wee” Martin

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jim “Pee Wee” Martin, a 100 year old who parachuted in the D-Day invasion of Normandy.

  • Army Veteran, 98, honored on POW/MIA Day

    Gulf Coast VA honors Dayton Shell, held as a POW after his unit was forced to surrender to German forces in France in 1944.

  • Lt. Col. Clyde East: The Double Ace

    Clyde East served in the Air Force for 25 years, once holding the record for the highest number of repeat combat medals earned during service.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Guy Whidden

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Guy Whidden, who served as a paratrooper during the Normandy landings.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Tom Rice

    On National Airborne Day, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Tom Rice, a World War II paratrooper who landed in Normandy on D-Day.

  • VA dentist marks 51 years of service to Veterans

    VA dentist Dr. Joseph Hancock started at VA in 1970 when “WWII Veterans were the ‘young’ ones.” His career of service has lasted 51 years.

  • Johnnie Jones, civil rights icon, gets Purple Heart 77 years after World War II wounds

    It’s been 77 years and Johnnie Jones still sees the […]

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