Marine Corps’ longest-held Vietnam War POW, Harlan Chapman, dies at 89
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Marine aviator Harlan Chapman once spent 2,657 days in captivity before his release in 1973. The retired lieutenant colonel passed away Monday, May 6 ..read more
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Archaeologists believe they’ve uncovered Revolutionary War barracks
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Recovered artifacts at the Virginia site include chimney bricks and musket balls that were indented with soldiers’ teeth ..read more
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A jacket, a coin, a letter: Relics of Omaha Beach tell the D-Day story
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Eighty years ago, Allied soldiers crossed the choppy waters of the English Channel to land on Normandy beaches to defeat Hitler’s regime ..read more
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How the Gaza pier traces its origins to tossed cigar boxes before WWII
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The remarkable story of how a Navy officer's innovation evolved into the concept behind the U.S.-built floating pier ..read more
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From history to controversy: 5 things to know about Memorial Day
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The day is supposed to be about mourning the nation’s fallen service members, but it’s come to anchor the unofficial start of summer and retail discounts ..read more
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The military lab that identifies fallen troops decades after WWII
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Generations of American families have grown up not knowing exactly what happened to their loved ones who died while serving their country in World War II ..read more
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He saw Dachau’s horrors — now, this vet warns against Holocaust denial
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100-year-old WWII vet Hilbert Margol was a part of the 42nd Infantry Division that liberated the Dachau concentration camp on April 29, 1945 ..read more
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First look: ‘The Honor Project: Reflections on Courage’
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Beginning March 12, "The Honor Project: Reflections on Courage," a special nine-part series from Military Times. Visit Military Times YouTube for more ..read more
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Want to talk to a WWII vet? AI can help at this New Orleans museum
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An AI-powered exhibit will enable visitors to the National WWII Museum to ask questions of war-era heroes and supporters of the U.S. war effort ..read more
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Black soldiers honored by name at Civil War battlefield
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Flags were placed at the graves of 13 Black soldiers killed in an 1864 massacre at Ross Landing, Arkansas, buried as unknowns but recently identified ..read more
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