A nonprofit organization that searches for the remains of U.S. servicemen lost in past conflicts has found what officials believe are the graves of more than 30 Marines and sailors killed in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II.
Search teams pulled bodies from obliterated neighborhoods in the disaster-stricken Indonesian city of Palu on Saturday as more aid rolled in and the government said it was considering making devastated areas into mass graves.
On this day 157 years ago, the Battle of Blackburn’s Ford was fought during an extremely hot and humid afternoon. The battle occurred several miles south of Centreville, Va., near where present-day Route 28 crosses Bull Run
Jewish centers and schools across the nation coped with another wave of bomb threats Monday as officials in Philadelphia made plans to repair and restore hundreds of vandalized headstones at a Jewish cemetery.
After resting unnoticed for almost a century, Burton A. Williams is receiving an overdue honor: a veterans grave marker placed atop his final resting place.
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston man who carried a storied history as a veteran of the War of 1812…
Captain Sir Tom Moore, the 100-year-old British veteran who became a national hero after raising millions for frontline pandemic workers by walking laps in his garden, has died after being diagnosed with coronavirus last week.
Few things are as humbling as a national cemetery. There is a certain solemnity to a visit there, as if the Earth’s gravity were somehow stronger at these poignant locations.
Wreaths Across America is one of those life’s annual rituals that I like to participate in, especially at Arlington National Cemetery.