Overton will celebrate his 112th birthday with a community celebration at his Austin home on the street that bears his name.
"Without the success of the Normandy landings, there would likely never have been a V-E Day."
The iconic Gunnery Sergeant Hartman -- and the veteran who played him, R. Lee Ermey -- are both iconic. But Ermey's service w...
R. Lee Ermey, who made a career playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in "Full Metal Jacket," has died.
Many of the men who have served as President of the United States also served in the military -- 29, to be exact -- and some...
Floyd Carter Sr., one of the last of the Tuskegee Airmen, dedicated his remarkable life to serving his country and his city.
Dole accepted Congress' highest civilian honor for his WWII service and decades of work in the House and Senate.
Hays retired in 1971 after making history when she became the first woman to be promoted to brigadier general.
The first astronaut to take an untethered "spacewalk" died last week at age 80.
The Bay Area man symbolized the thousands of unheralded Filipinos who fought alongside U.S. forces during WWII.