In this Aug. 29, 1944 file photo, U.S. soldiers of Pennsylvania’s 28th Infantry Division march along the Champs Elysees, with the Arc de Triomphe in
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A box containing the remains of a Portland man who died 19 years ago was turned into a police station Monday by a person who
HERMISTON — Walt Liebe’s family yearned to know more about his time as a World War II paratrooper. For years, Liebe kept most of it
More than 50 World War II veterans who were not able to attend overseas events marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day have been honored in
AURORA, Ore. (KOIN) — Hundreds of veterans and their family members flew in vintage aircraft on Wednesday to celebrate the end of World War 2.
She was one of 38 surviving members of the WASPs, who freed men for combat duty by ferrying military planes to domestic embarkation points.
John Vierra was a jack of all trades, ranging from motor pool maintenance to personnel and serving with combat engineers and tank battalions.
Retired Lt. Col. Stanton Rickey rides in a black 1967 Chevrolet Camaro convertible during the annual Krazy Dayz parade in Dallas, Oregon, on July 27,
Rosie the Riveters didn’t know their contributions during WWII would pave the way for women of today
In a room full of denim and red polka-dot scarves, the echo of history danced its way to a whole new generation of women’s empowerment.
LaGrande, Ore. – The last original member of the Oregon Air National Guard died over the weekend. In April 1941, Fred Parish enlisted—along with 117
Robert Friend, a decorated fighter pilot who flew 142 combat missions with the fabled Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, then became an expert on
MEDFORD, Ore.– More than a dozen veterans returned to the Rogue Valley Sunday after taking…