world war ii

Lawmakers push to posthumously award Waverly Woodson the Medal of Honor

On June 6, 1944, Waverly B. Woodson Jr.’s landing craft was fired upon while landing on Omaha Beach. The man ...

Anne Robson, believed to be Scotland's oldest living WWII female veteran, dies at 108

World War II changed the course of history, and to this day we owe our gratitude to the people who ...

Cousins and Holocaust survivors reunite for the first time in 75 years

When the Nazis invaded Romania in 1940 the then boys were forced to flee separately with their families. The two ...

WWII, Korean War veteran and former POW celebrates his 100th birthday

100-year-old Thomas E. Gwynn survived both D-Day and the Battle of the Bulge. While in Normandy, he received a Battle ...

99-year-old WWII veteran will participate in graduation 70 years after earning degree

In 1943, Johnson made history when she enlisted in the United States Army. She became part of the 6888th Central Postal ...