Some quarter of a million men and women served in this military branch during the war and made a significant contribution to Allied victory.
“I was looking for any way for my family to know I was alive," Dewey Wayne Waddell recalled
Actually, North Vietnam had several motives, some rarely discussed in the literature of the war.
“In rough seas, it was really a clambake, with ships all over the place," recalls Douglas Burgess, who served on destroyer escort USS Brough during the Battle of the Atlantic.
Decades of armed conflict in Afghanistan have transformed the iconography of one of the country’s traditional art forms
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Coolidge received the Medal of Honor on June 18, 1945
Engineer Railway Detachment 96446A braved blizzards and treacherous terrain while moving vital war materiel inland.
Volunteer researchers estimate there are some 2,000 name discrepancies
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