A-10 Warthog Lands With No Canopy and Gears Up

You Just Can’t Doubt It There’s a reason why this aircraft can’t quit. The Warthog has been battle-proven and by far the toughest aircraft built. It take a ton of punishment and still make it home. There are many stories of this. That’s why it’s so hard to get rid of it, and we’re glad […] More

Volunteers Repair Damaged Home For World War II Veteran

The Community Came Through For This American Hero World War II veteran Charles Adderley had been living in Miami for almost fifty years. He was in the Invasion of Normandy, and he bought his Miami home shortly after returning home from the war. Nearly five decades later, it badly needed repairs such as a new […] More

The Tiny Dog Who Became a World War II Hero

WW2’s Smallest Hero Meet Smoky – a tiny but feisty Yorkshire Terrier who did so much during World War II. She weighed only 4 pounds and stood 7 inches, and yet, she became famous as the smallest hero in WWII. An American soldier found Smoky in an abandoned foxhole in the New Guinea jungle. She […] More

Women Played A Special Role As Pilots During WWII

Meet The WASP During World War II, the United States experienced a shortage in pilots. Aircraft rolled off the production line on a daily basis, and the country needed pilots to take the military planes to the air bases. Pioneering aviator Jacqueline Cochran proposed a rather ambitious idea to address the shortage problem — she […] More

Former WWII Enemies Meet For First Time

Once Enemies, Now Buddies It was many decades ago when these men were young, fighting out of a foxhole against each other in the brutal Pacific theatre during WWII in the Battle of Peleliu in 1944. Now, some decades later, they meet face to face where they both fought for their lives in their youth. […] More

WWII Vet Walked Granddaughter Down Aisle And Passed 2 Days Later

This is probably the most bittersweet story about a World War II veteran we’ve heard in ages. Bronislaw ‘Grom” Karwowski walked his granddaughter down the aisle at the end of this August despite his ailments and poor health. Two days later, he passed away after performing his final service to someone else. Mr. Karwowski’s life […] More