More than 144,300 Quilts of Valor have been awarded to veterans and others touched by war as of September 9, 2016.
Woodbine was established in 1891 as a home for Russian Jews fleeing the tyranny of the Czar, pogroms and conscription into the Russian Army.
Veterans gathered in North Wildwood, NJ, to appeal for the return of the flag that covered the casket of Vietnam veteran Patrick Corcoran. The flag was stolen from a flagpole there on July 4, 2016.
Without the service of those brave men and women, the outcome of World War II could have been different.
The Veterans History Project collects data for the Library of Congress so that future generations can hear directly from veterans and better understand the realties of war.
It's seldom that we get the opportunity to view through another person's eyes what most of us would consider exotic. The following is Joe Cohen's recent experience in Saudi Arabia.
One hundred-year-old Ida Keeling is an inspiration to everyone who believes that life is a journey that doesn't have to end because of some pre-conceived date. It's as rich as you make it.
Dr, Michael DeBakey changed the way we care for soldiers in the field and became renowned for his contributions to heart surgery.
Sometimes life's most important messages come in a few short lines that touch the heart.
This story came out of World War II — and you can believe it not.