December 7, 2018

Wall honors Oregon’s veterans

Dec. 8, 2018 — Veterans from the Umpqua Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America arrived in Florence Friday morning with a replica of the …
December 7, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall on display this weekend at Oregon Coast Military Museum

The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America set up its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s Oregon Coast Military …
December 3, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall in Florence Dec. 7-9

FLORENCE — The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America will exhibit its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s …
November 29, 2018

Traveling Oregon memorial wall coming to Florence

A wall honoring Oregon veterans of Vietnam and other conflicts will be on display at the Oregon Coast Military Museum as part of its Pearl Harbor …
November 20, 2018

War Stories: Dave Carlson

During the 1960’s, many young American men faced a difficult choice, enlist in the military and possibly choose your path during the Vietnam War or wait […]
November 12, 2018

Pilot Rock vet recalls service on the rivers of Vietnam

Mike Morehead of Pilot Rock survived 21 gun battles on a United States Navy monitor in the Vietnam War. “Our deal was to be able to […]
November 8, 2018

Tigard High Vietnam vets recall war, hope to gather fellow vets, families, together

They plan to locate, record memories of Vietnam veterans from Tigard High School with the ultimate goal of hosting a reunion
November 7, 2018

Honor Flight – A heartfelt ‘welcome home’ after 50 years

For Tom Bortner of Creswell, his recent participation in the South Willamette Honor Flight to Washington D.C., “was a true heartfelt ‘Welcome Home’ finally after 50 […]
October 17, 2018

‘This Is Us’ hired a legendary Vietnam veteran to be a military advisor

If you enjoy one of the saddest best shows currently on broadcast television, then you’re in for a good cry treat — NBC’s This Is Us […]