On Christmas Eve, 1964, National Liberation Front guerrillas drove a car loaded with explosives into a parking lot behind the Brinks Hotel Bachelor Officers Quarters in central Saigon. 305 more words
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MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County resident Amos Cook was honored on Thursday morning, May 11th with a Purple Heart in a ceremony that took place at the Milwaukee County Courthouse. 231 more words
World War I Hero: Sgt. Matej Kocak
Matej Kocak was born on December 3, 1882 in Egbell, Kingdom of Hungary. His family emigrated to the US in… 902 more words
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man is being honored for the price he paid while fighting Nazis during World War II.
The Anderson Independent Mail reports 93-year-old George Mitchell on Sunday is receiving his Purple Heart medal. 117 more words