Bob Hope will never be forgotten
When the Korean War began in June 1950, I signed up, I was single, had five years' experience in construction and joined the U.S. Navy Seabee Reserves as a Petty Officer. After a few months of weekly drills and not having been called to active duty, I went to headquarters, Third Naval District, and had orders to active duty initiated. I volunteered for duty in Korea. I felt the single men should volunteer for war areas so the men with families would not be obligated to serve in a war zone.
Morgan County, Alabama Post 15 Legion family members work together to become close friends, learn to work as a well-oiled team.
The underlying reasons were that base dental facilities and staffing were overwhelmed by the extremely large numbers of troops undergoing training during the Vietnam War buildup, and as a result in many cases removing teeth (unnecessarily) was the procedure of their choice.
Asks a Gift to Brifhten War
Band of America's Few is the only veteran musical organization of its kind.
How were you spending your 19th birthday seventeen days later?
A fallen World War II American serviceman is finally returned to his family after nearly 80 years.
Horse-pulled wagon honoring veterans
Pennsylvania Legionnaire is semi-finalist for Ms. Veteran America 2019