New Jersey National Guard
Connecting Vets
March 30, 2020 - 6:21 pm
The first American service member has died from the coronavirus. The Chief of the National Guard Bureau General Joseph L. Lengyel, identified the individual as Army Capt. Douglas Linn Hickok, a physician assistant & New Jersey National Guardsman. "As our nation fights its greatest challenge in...
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KNSS News
March 04, 2020 - 8:17 pm
WWII veterans reunite at event commemorating the 75th anniversary of Iwo Jima.
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KNSS News
February 28, 2020 - 8:42 pm
Iwo Jima veterans commemorate 75th anniversary of battle.
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KNSS News
February 28, 2020 - 6:23 pm
'The Story' host MArtha MaCallum opens up about writing 'Unknown Valor: A Story of Family, Courage, and Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Iwo Jima.'
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KNSS News
February 27, 2020 - 8:23 pm
WWII veteran Charlie Gubish share stories of Martha's uncle as part of the 'Unknown Valor' documentary.
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KNSS News
February 25, 2020 - 8:35 pm
Veteran Woody Wilson tells his full story on 'Unknown Valor.'
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Naval History and Heritage
Connecting Vets
February 24, 2020 - 10:28 am
On June 3, 1969, the USS Frank E. Evans collided with the Australian carrier Melbourne -- the Frank E. Evans was torn in two. In the collision, 74 sailors lost their lives either in the initial collision or aboard the bow section of the vessel as it sank. While the crash occurred during the Vietnam...
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Photo by Mike Hutmacher/Wichita Eagle/MCT/Sipa USA
Photo by Mike Hutmacher/Wichita Eagle/MCT/Sipa USA
KNSS News
February 18, 2020 - 9:07 am
An effort to have a Kansas priest who died in a North Korean prison camp reach sainthood could take an important step forward next month. The Wichita Eagle reports that a panel of archbishops and cardinals will meet March 10 to vote on whether Emil Kapaun is worthy of the title of “Venerable,"...
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Photo courtesy of Ashley Seaman
Connecting Vets
February 14, 2020 - 2:00 pm
What keeps Air Force veteran Lloyd Black 91-years-young? Exercising three times a week at an Alabama gym in his denim overalls. Black was recently named Member of the Month at Anytime Fitness in Semmes, Alabama. In a form highlighting his achievements, Black wrote that his favorite exercise machine...
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the American flag attached to the American military uniform
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Rodney Price
February 11, 2020 - 2:45 pm
Find out what one veteran had to say to the Wichita City Council today, as the group discussed a grant proposal.
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