World War II

Ceremony remembers those killed in Pearl Harbor attack

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More than 2,000 people are expected at a ceremony Saturday to remember those killed when Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor 78 years ago and launched the U.S. into...Read more

Tuskegee Airmen pilot takes flight to celebrate 100th birthday

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The oldest of the nine remaining Tuskegee Airmen is celebrating a milestone birthday.Read more

Pearl Harbor vet's interment to be last on sunken Arizona

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The Navy began interring Pearl Harbor survivors on their old ships in 1982.Read more


Senate bill aims to name post office after Ernie Pyle

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Indiana Senators introduced a bill to rename the post office in Dana, Indiana, after celebrated war correspondent Ernie Pyle.Read more

Austin World War II nurse turns 100

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The family is asking for birthday cards to be sent.Read more

Retired Army General to mark anniversary of 'largest American battle of WWII' in Belgium

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This will be his fifth trip to Belgium.Read more

One of the last surviving Hoosier WWII veterans passes away on Veterans Day

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A Hoosier veteran, who helped interrogate a Nazi colonel and was nearly shot in the head by a sniper during World War II, passed away on Veterans Day 2019.Read more

2 Hoosier veterans receive high honor from France

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At the Indiana War Memorial Sunday, there were high honors for two Hoosier heroes who helped secure freedom for France during World War II.Read more

Researchers find second warship from WWII Battle of Midway

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A crew of deep-sea explorers and historians looking for lost World War II warships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down in the historic Battle of...Read more


Deep-sea explorers seek out sunken World War II ships at Midway

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Halfway between the United States and Japan, a research vessel is launching underwater robots miles into the abyss to look for warships from the famed Battle of Midway.Read more

One of the last surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipients has died

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Francis Currey, one of the last three living recipients of the Medal of Honor from World War II, has died.Read more