President Joe Biden is awarding his first Medal of Honor to a 94-year-old retired Army colonel for bravery more than a half-century ago in the
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REDMOND — The Honor Flights for armed forces veterans to visit national war memorials is on once again. Some 25 veterans from Central Oregon, their
Seventy U.S. soldiers who died in the Korean War have been identified out of a group of remains North Korean authorities released in 2018. The
Planes, boats and eventually prisoners of wars were once the focus of Central Oregon veteran Robert Tyler. Fresh out of college, the Sacramento native enlisted
(KTVZ) — For the past five years, Dane Prevatt of Honor Flight Central Oregon has been organizing cross-country trips to honor America’s veterans.
The World War II Memorial, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the Korean War Memorials are just … There are just over 5,000 living in Oregon.
Ron Wyden. Baker served in both World War II and in Korea. He was a flight engineer on B25 bombers in World War II and
June 25, 1950 saw troops from North Korea pouring across the 38th parallel into South Korea. This began a short, yet exceptionally bloody war. There
Honor Flight of Central Oregon (HFCO) postponed their annual flight to Washington, D.C. amid concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. Veterans from Central Oregon were slated
May 6, the inaugural Honor Flight of Central Oregon will leave Redmond airport with up to 25 World War II and Korean War veterans for
Chronic environmental stressors, not combat exposure, biggest predictor of PTSD in Korean Vietnam veterans
In the Vietnam War, the second-largest contingent of soldiers fighting North Vietnam came from Korea. Now, 45 years later, roughly 40% of Korean Vietnam veterans
Redmond resident Harl Hawkins served in the military from 1947 to 1969. “I retired the day Neil Armstrong walked on the moon,” Hawkins said. This