Wooten was drafted into the Army in 1943, and by 1944, he was in Paris, France, repairing trains damaged by bombing.
Eddie Shames fought in several battles throughout World War II and even entered Hitler's Eagle's Nest after Germany's surrender.
'WWII veterans aren't able to get to their own monument in DC to honor the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.'
Apparently, just reading the title of the bill he was preparing to sign was too much for our aging president.
New York City neighbors came together to thank Jack Le Vine, a World War II veteran who has spent his entire life in service to others.
The 10th anniversary ceremony also included the rededication of a unique memorial and musical tributes for the veterans.
Coretta James doesn't care if what she does is polarizing. She just wants police officers and others in uniform to know they're appreciated.
A gaggle of onlookers shrieked as he advanced, pushing the gator back. It writhed and whipped its body around, resisting.
It's unusual for someone to offer up a kidney without knowing the recipient, but she was ready to give the gift of health to a stranger.
'The consequences of this disaster are enormous and will reverberate for decades ... Trust in the United States is irreparably damaged.'
So far, over $800,000 has been raised for the family, a fact that has to help Jiennah feel a little more secure in a time of great grief.
Lawrence Brooks, a grandfather to 13 and great-grandfather to 22, encourages others to 'serve God and be nice to people.'
Army Ranger Spc. Jonn Edmunds was one of the first two deaths in the war in Afghanistan. His father now wonders what purpose it served.
Veterans of the Afghanistan War approve of Donald Trump's handling of the conflict more than his predecessors'.
The death of a congressional candidate, who was also an Afghanistan War veteran, puts a spotlight on veteran suicide.
'The State Department didn’t do anything for two weeks except put my constituents in danger and leave them stranded.'
Report: Vets Open Email, Find They've Been Prohibited from 'Disrespecting' Biden, Harris, and Others
Some military brass has suddenly become strict about criticizing a president: 'There must be a Trump exception clause in that rule.'
'Nobody has ever spoken about our country and our president the way they did in parliament and it is so embarrassing.'
'I’m heartbroken thinking about the many lives that are affected, our service members, the lives of the Afghans who have been helping us.'
In honor of Ficeto's contributions, the local shop designated a parking spot as veterans-only and dubbed it 'Benny's Spot.'
Veterans respond with anguish and anger at the spectacle of Afghanistan falling under the heel of the Taliban.