On a day when NFL teams grabbed the nation’s attention by coordinating demonstrations during the national anthem, a 97-year-old World War II veteran went viral with a solitary show of support for the protests.
A 101-year-old D-Day veteran received a surprise military guard of honour on Monday to celebrate his world record breaking sky dive. On 14 May, Verdun Hayes set a new Guinness World Record for the Oldest Tandem Parachute Jump, aged 101 years and 38 days. His heroics at 15,000 feet (4.572 kilometres) helped to raise 3,600 […]
Veteran, Former AP War Correspondent, and Author Bob Dvorchak says the soldiers of the 82nd airborne gave him and unfettered look at what it was like to be dug in and waiting for Operation Desert Storm to begin.