February 27, 2019

Birthday memories

Robin Barrett, a resident of the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home, … He has become a bit of a celebrity, being featured in the Oregon Veterans […]
February 26, 2019

War Stories: Navy Veteran Ted Freeman

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and […]
February 23, 2019

Anniversary of the flag raising at Iwo Jima

37mm gun fires against cave positions in north face of volcano in support of RCT 28. (Lt. Col. Whitman S. Bartley, Historical Branch, USMC) Iwo Jima […]
February 18, 2019

Sailor Who Kissed Woman in Iconic Times Square V-J Day Photo Dies at 95

(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) — The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II died Sunday. George Mendonsa was 95. […]
February 12, 2019

Wreckage of WWII aircraft carrier USS Hornet discovered in expedition

Only on “CBS This Morning,” we traveled with researchers on an extraordinary mission to find a piece of American military history: the USS Hornet. The Japanese […]
February 5, 2019

War Stories: World War II Veteran Loretta Cummings

In our weekly War Stories series we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans. This week, War Stories producer Cody Rheault introduces us […]
January 29, 2019

War Stories: WWII Veteran Robbie Peoples

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans. This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to a local woman […]
January 14, 2019

Oldest World War II veteran buried at historic cemetery

Richard Overton, a 112-year-old World War II veteran who lived to be the oldest American man, was laid to rest Jan. 12, 2019, at a historic […]
January 10, 2019

WWII bombardier in “Flying Tigers” dies

This undated photo provided by the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum in Monroe, La., shows an exhibit of artifacts from Maj. Richard Sherman, who flew 52 […]