Korean War veteran recounts his experiences in a bloody conflict that killed millions. This is the second story in a four-part series for Veterans Day 2012.…
World War II bombardier recalls his ordeal as a POW of Adolf Hitler’s Third Reich. This is the third story in a four-part series for Veterans…
Vietnam War veteran recalls the eerie and deadly Rung Sat Special Zone. This is the final story in a four-part series for Veterans Day 2012. Read…
Former U.S. Marine recalls Beirut bombing on 30th anniversary of attack. Read his story.
Combat veterans coping with post-traumatic stress disorder find healing through art, music and poetry. Read their story.
This is a story of seven brothers who served in World War II–and the special flag made just for them. Read their story.
Korean War veteran hopes Americans will remember “how well we fought and what we did.” Read my Op-Ed piece for the Chicago Sun-Times.
A young U.S. Marine survives the fierce battle of Khe Sahn–the largest battle of the Vietnam War–only to die afterwards from friendly fire. Read his story.
Local Korean War veterans recount their experiences in that hellacious conflict and hope that Americans remember the “forgotten war.” Read their story.
Korean War veteran recalls a ferocious battle at an infamous hill where a U.S. soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor. Read his story.