profiles of courage
Thousands of military veterans are coming home from fighting overseas, and UTA has developed programs to help war veterans with that tough transition.
World War II veteran Bob Bearden jumped from a plane and right into enemy fire on D-Day before he spent months in German prison camps.
Fiske Hanley is retired from the Army Air Force, and was among the first wave at Iwo Jima. He shares his incredible story of survival.
Retired Navy SEAL Ryan Parrott is the executive director of Sons of the Flag, a group that walked from Waco to Dallas on Memorial Day to raise awareness for war veterans who are burn survivors.
David Tolan is a man, who like many others back in the 1940s, fought in the epic battle that was World War II. Only to turn around and fight a very different war when he got home.
Melbert Hillert was a member of the Army during the D-Day invasion. He returned to Normandy with his grandson in June.
There is a growing memorial for Vietnam vets in North Texas that is every bit as moving as the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. Those behind it know first hand what that war was like.