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 Through the Years

In honor of the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs’ 71st anniversary, which we recognize today, we offer a look back at some of the highlights from the agency’s history. The following are excerpts from the Vets News veterans newsletter, published regularly since Aug. 16, 1946.
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.
June 14, 2016

Nominate a deserving Veteran for #VeteranOfTheDay

June 10, 2016

Vintage planes, cars and history at Salem Airport on Saturday

June 5, 2016

SCS Episode 18 Earl Kersey, Stanton Rickey, Paul Payne, Terry Scott, Bill Harper and David Duncan Part 1 – 6-5-16