• #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Calvin Leon Graham

    Navy Veteran Calvin Leon Graham became the youngest World War II soldier at the age of 12, and the youngest recipient of the Purple Heart and Bronze Star.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Robert Hite

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Robert Hite, who served as a pilot during the Doolittle Raid on Japan during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran William Morris Hoge

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran William Morris Hoge, who designed the Army’s first obstacle course and oversaw construction of the Alaska Highway.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran George Everett“Bud” Day

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran George “Bud” Day, who served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, and was awarded a Medal of Honor.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Robert Roland Ingram

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Robert Roland Ingram, who was awarded a Medal of Honor for his service as a corpsman during the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Mauricio “Marty” Ramirez

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Mauricio “Marty” Ramirez. Ramirez is a Purple Heart recipient who served as a radioman during the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Paul A. Avolese

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Paul A. Avolese, who served as a radar navigator during the Vietnam War.

  • William “Bill” Clayton Overmier: Overcomer

    In May 1942, National Guardsman William “Bill” Clayton Overmier was captured and sent to a Japanese prisoner of war camp. For the next three years, Overmier remained at the camp until its liberation by American troops.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Hubert Zemke

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Vetaran Hubert Zemke, a decorated World War II pilot and prisoner of war.

  • Purple Heart Day and VA benefits to recipients

    Purple Heart Day is celebrated on August 7. Here are some of the benefits and services VA administers to those who were wounded while serving our great nation.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Steve Nagy

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Steve Nagy. Nagy served as an aviator during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Roy Charles “Buddy” DeLauter

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Roy Charles “Buddy” DeLauter, who served in the Korean War, and was MIA for 71 years until his remains were identified in 2022.

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