Freeing a Continent: Airborne Forces on D-Day
They parachuted behind enemy lines hours before D-Day, and fought off Nazi troops to secure bridges and roadways for Allied i...
‘Tactical Surprise’: The D-Day Amphibious Assault at Utah Beach
Battling rough seas with five-foot waves, thrashing wind gusts and heavy enemy fire, U.S. Navy amphibious landing craft mount...
From Big Week to the Big Day: Aerial Attacks Set Up D-Day Invasion
Hundreds of United States Army Air Force’s (USAAF) B-17 Flying Fortress bombers launched a massive coordinated assault just p...
This Destroyer Did the US Proud Through Three Wars
From supporting amphibious attacks against the Viet Cong to fighting off Japanese warships, the USS Radford has seen it all.
Memorial Day Spotlight: Father Survives Kamikaze Attack, Inspires Son to Serve
Dwight Vickers survived a kamikaze attack in World War II -- and his son Kendall was inspired enough by his dad to serve in t...
Triumph in Europe: Commemorating VE Day
On May 8, 1945, people flooded the streets, waved banners and all but mauled American troops in hugs, as Allied forces libera...
Stop the Bleed: Army Reserve Heroes Build on Lessons of Boston Bombing
A quick-thinking Army Reservist saved lives during the Boston Marathon bombing -- and inspired a new program intended to teac...
Guardian Angels: Air Force Reservists Save Mountain Climbers
A dramatic rescue of mountain climbers is just one mission that is gaining attention as Air Force Reserve Command prepares to...
5 Defining Army Reserve Moments
From brutal trench warfare in World War I to fighting the Nazis and challenging Soviet Russia, Army Reserve forces have parti...
'Gunny' Remembered: The Life of R. Lee Ermey
The iconic Gunnery Sergeant Hartman -- and the veteran who played him, R. Lee Ermey -- are both iconic. But Ermey's service w...
The Air Force Reserve: Then and Now
The Air Force Reserve has fought Hitler’s Nazi forces, flown dangerous missions against North Korea, and mobilized for the Cu...
5 Intense Air Force Reserve Moments
If you think the Air Force Reserve just chills on the sidelines, you just might want to read on.
Flying on One Leg: Disabled Veteran Conquers the Slopes
Bill Caywood was on the edge of death due to a combat injury -- but now he's bombing down the mountains as a participant in t...
Miracles on a Mountain: Ski Instructor Inspired by Veterans
Ski instructor Alec Tossani is one of many volunteers at the DAV National Disabled Winter Sports Clinic helping to make veter...
Ship Collisions Prompt Navy Research into Sleep Deprivation
While two destroyer collisions last year were determined to be the result of human error, sleep deprivation was cited.
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For a rescue attempt like this, with children trapped deep in an uncharted maze of caves, there was no roadmap.
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