January 23, 2019

Watch R. Lee Ermey laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery

The United States Marine Corps gave its final goodbye to one of its most famous and most revered alums, actor and Vietnam veteran R. Lee Ermey, […]
January 18, 2019

Forgotten no more: Hundreds of strangers gather to honor veteran who died alone

Vietnam-era vet Peter Turnpu died alone in New Jersey, but he was not alone at funeral attended by about 1,000 caring strangers who showed appreciation for […]
January 15, 2019

War Stories: Vietnam Veteran Ron Anderson

In our weekly War Stories series, we share the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who […]
January 2, 2019

Why names are added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall

Known simply as “The Wall” to the men and women who can find the name of a loved one inscribed on it, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial […]
December 18, 2018

War Stories: Charles Cole

He’s a highly decorated Naval soldier, who served his country in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars. In this week’s War Stories, producer Cody Rheault introduces us to U.S. Navy veteran, […]
December 7, 2018

Wall honors Oregon’s veterans

Dec. 8, 2018 — Veterans from the Umpqua Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America arrived in Florence Friday morning with a replica of the …
December 7, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall on display this weekend at Oregon Coast Military Museum

The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America set up its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s Oregon Coast Military …
December 3, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall in Florence Dec. 7-9

FLORENCE — The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America will exhibit its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s …
November 29, 2018

Traveling Oregon memorial wall coming to Florence

A wall honoring Oregon veterans of Vietnam and other conflicts will be on display at the Oregon Coast Military Museum as part of its Pearl Harbor …