• #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Robert Fischman

    Today's #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Robert Fischman, who served in World War II and aided in the recovery of wounded American troops during the invasion of Normandy.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Lewis Nixon III

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Lewis Nixon III, a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division and took part in the D-Day landings.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Force Veteran William McGowan

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Force Veteran William McGowan, who served as an advanced fighter pilot during World War II as part of the D-Day invasion of Normandy.

  • 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.

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