WWII

  • Memorial Day 2013: WWII veterans honored

    5/27/13 12:41 PM Comment

    On Memorial Day, a Buffalo native was among other WWII veterans placing wreaths at the World War II Memorial in honor of those 20th century heroes who didn't make it home and those who have passed since.

  • World War II Memorial holds V-J Day ceremony

    9/2/12 1:36 PM Comment

    The National Park Service and the Friends of the National World War II Memorial held a ceremony to commemorate the 67th anniversary of Victory over Japan Day.

  • Vets observe 68th anniversary of D-Day

    6/6/12 7:29 PM Comment

    At the World War II Memorial Wednesday morning, there was a warm welcome for dozens of veterans, including World War II veterans Josephine and Murray Bussard, in side-by-side wheelchairs, who met during the war and celebrate their 67th wedding anniversary in two days.

  • WWII vets honored

    5/24/11 7:00 PM Comment

    Forty-seven World War II veterans filed off the Honor Flight at Reagan National welcomed by some of their own.