Veteran in Lebanon who fought in the famed D-Day tells his story … His room at the Edward Allworth Veterans Home is full of service
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OREGON CITY, Ore. — At 93 years old, James Walker – better known as Buddy – thinks he’s found his forever home. It’s situated on
There’s a story behind every name on the Linn County Veterans Memorial at Timber Linn Memorial Park, and Randy Martinak wants those stories told.
In 2009, Honor Flight of Oregon honored veterans by flying them to Washington, D.C. Schilling had died, but the non-profit held a special ceremony at …
The WASPs were the first American women military pilots in history. During the war they flew vital ferry, training and flight test missions to free
BEND, OR — Robert Maxwell is being remembered in a very public way, near one of his favorite places. The Medal of Honor recipient passed away Saturday
World War II Army combat medic Vern Staley still remembers the brutal winter of 1944, when his toes froze as his battalion fought the Germans.
Before his passing over the weekend, Bob Maxwell was the oldest living recipient of the Medal of Honor in the United States for his bravery
Fleming Begaye Sr., one of the last remaining Navajo Code Talkers from World War II, has died at the age of 97.
The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the USS Missouri (BB-63) with a Forever stamp. The famed American battleship is being honored to coincide with the 75th
The vets will see all major memorials, Arlington National Cemetery and the Capitol, and get special attention from Representative Greg Walden, “He’ll …
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The remains of a World War II soldier from Oregon who went missing in the final weeks of the Guadalcanal campaign