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Strangers Hold Memorial, Pay For Veteran's BurialComplete strangers gathered to say good-bye Wednesday at a touching memorial in Dallas for a veteran who left no known relatives.
Nurses On Mission To Make Texas Veteran’s Burial Wish A RealityOn a mission to fulfill a man’s last wish in life, a group of North Texas nurses are determined to see that a military veteran is properly remembered in death.
After 40+ Years Texas Military Hero Laid To Rest At Nat'l CemeterySergeant Candelario Garcia had to wait beyond death to get the proper recognition. Nearly 50 years after serving in Vietnam the North Texan finally received the military’s highest honor.
Thousands Attend Memorial Day Ceremony At DFW Nat'l CemeteryThe DFW National Cemetery is the final resting place for thousands of North Texas heroes, and the site where thousands of people paid respects to them on this Memorial Day.
New National Memorial To Honor Korean War VeteransOne of the men behind the DFW National Cemetery in Oak Cliff is now spearheading creation of a new national memorial. It honors the men who fought a pivotal battle during the Korean War in 1950.
Ceremony Honors Veterans Without FamiliesFive veterans were given a hero's goodbye on Monday. Some were living on the streets. Others spent their last days in nursing homes. But all had served our country.
Tuskegee Airman Laid To Rest At DFW National CemeteryA 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.
Families Honor Fallen At DFW National CemeteryThis Memorial Day at DFW National Cemetery, members of the military and their loved ones want everyone to remember that freedom isn’t free.
Volunteers To Lay Flags On Every Grave At DFW CemeteryInside a warehouse in Cleburne there are dozens of boxes filled with flags. It’s a delivery just in time for the Memorial Day holiday.
Korean War Veteran's Remains Return To North TexasRuth Davis placed her hand over her heart as her uncle's remains were taken off a jet in a flag-draped casket, marking the soldier's somber return to Texas more than 60 years after he died in the Korean War.