June 29, 2016

Peek into Oregon life during World War II on July 9

June 24, 2016

The Man Who’s Really in That Iconic Iwo Jima Photo

June 23, 2016

Marines say they misidentified one of the men in iconic Iwo Jima photo

June 23, 2016

WWII hero and Doolittle Raider David Thatcher dies at 94

June 22, 2016

Servicemen’s Readjustment Act (GI Bill)

June 22, 2016

Wings of Freedom Tour Stops in Eugene

June 19, 2016

‘Canteen Girl’ Reflects on Her WWII Fame

June 17, 2016

WWII Memorial Removed During Construction

May 28, 1955 Herald and News clipping Klamath Falls, Ore.– The Klamath County School District yesterday removed the plaque on a World War II Memorial that […]
June 16, 2016

ODVA Celebrates 71st Birthday

The bill authorizing the creation of the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs was signed into law by then-Gov. Earl Snell on March 12, 1945. But the agency was not officially established until June 16 (90 days after the Legislature’s adjournment that year), making today the ODVA’s 71st anniversary.