Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery
A grateful nation said goodbye Tuesday to another veteran of the “greatest generation.” Captain Claude Robert Platte, Junior, was born in Denison, Texas… grew up in Fort Worth, and later achieved prominence as a pilot and flight instructor with the famed Tuskegee Airmen.
Four homeless or indigent veterans with no relatives to claim them are being buried with full military honors Wednesday in Dallas.
After being listed as missing in action for more than 60 years a Korean War vet was laid to rest today.
Helen White quietly sits on the couch thumbing through all the paper work she’s received about her cousin, Army Private First Class Weldon Alonzo Davis.
A North Texas soldier survived close calls on the battlefield only to fall victim to an unexpected danger when he returned home.