World War II

California to apologize for internment of Japanese Americans during WWII

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California legislators are expected to pass a resolution condemning the state’s role in the U.S. government’s internment of 120,000 Japanese Americans during World War...Read more

Purple Heart medal found in donations at St. Louis American Legion post

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Workers at an American Legion post in the St. Louis area are hoping to reunite the sentimental item with the family who is missing it.Read more

Army veteran reflects on World War II experience

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It was 80 years before World War II veteran Clyde Rogers ever heard anyone thank him for his service.Read more


Georgia World War II veteran turns 100

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One Georgia World War II veteran is celebrating his 100th birthday on Sunday.Read more

Arizona's longest-living veteran dies at 105

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Sophie Yazzie served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II until she was honorably discharged, according to the Navajo Nation.Read more

Family says they now have closure after learning remains of Richmond Marine killed in WWII are coming home

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An Indiana Marine who was just 20 years old when he was killed during World War II is finally coming home.Read more

Man gets probation for stealing WWII dog tags from archives

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A Virginia National Guard sergeant has been sentenced to 18 months of supervised probation for stealing World War II-era dog tags. Read more

WWII pilot reunited with P-51 Mustang he flew in combat

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Lt. Jerry Browne Jr. got to see the same kind of fighter plane he flew in WWII and Korea.Read more

Remains of Richmond Marine killed in World War II coming home

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A Richmond, Indiana Marine killed in the Pacific during World War II has been accounted for and is coming home.Read more


Oldest survivor of USS Indianapolis dies at the age of 98

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The oldest remaining survivor of the USS Indianapolis passed away this weekend.Read more

Twins who served in World War II turn 100 years old

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Twins James and Jennings, who both served in World War II, recently celebrated their 100th birthdays.Read more