North Texas Veteran, D-Day Hero Sgt. Maj. Robert Blatnik Dies At 100A North Texas veteran who CBS 11 News followed to Normandy, France in 2013 died at the age of 100 Saturday morning.
WWII Vets Honored In Texas Following D-Day Events In FranceOfficials say several veterans at the event, sponsored by Gold Star Families Survivor Outreach Services, are more than 100 years old.
The Big Challenge After 75th Anniversary D-Day Tribute: Keeping The Memory AliveIn all, 2,501 Americans were among the 4,414 Allied troops killed on those beaches.
97-Year-Old Fort Worth D-Day Veteran Recalls Carnage He Witnessed: 'The Beach Was Littered With Dead People'George Spears said he hit the beach just 45 minutes after the initial assault began.
Twin Brothers Reunited 74 Years After WWII Death At NormandyJulius Heinrich Otto "Henry" Pieper and Ludwig Julius Wilhelm "Louie" Pieper, two 19-year-olds from Esmond, South Dakota, will finally rest in peace side-by-side.
Work Begins On Massive Eisenhower MemorialA groundbreaking ceremony Thursday morning marked the start of the project, plagued for years by a bitter fight over the memorial's design and aesthetics.
Return To D-Day: Peggy's Love StoryIn this report: There was a woman who traveled with our eight veterans back to Normandy, and she has a connection to WW II that these men had to see for themselves. Most had not met Peggy Harris before this trip, but now they'll never forget her or her story.
D-Day Flag From U.S. Boat Sells For $514,000 At AuctionThe U.S. flag flown on the stern of the boat that led the first American troops onto Utah Beach on D-Day was sold for $514,000 at an auction in Texas on Sunday. The pre-sale estimate for the flag was $100,000.
Texas WWII Vet Gets Back Duffel Bag Lost On Normandy BeachIt’s been 70 years since then Staff Sergeant Waymon Blundell jumped onto the beach at Normandy. But, the World War II vet still draws a crowd with his stories… and that’s exactly what he was doing today.
North Texas D-Day Heroes Honored Before ThousandsNorth Texas D-Day heroes were honored in a ceremony that brought together two sitting presidents, and more than 10,000 people.
D-Day, Father And Son Revisit Normandy TogetherSeventy years later, a veteran walked hand-in-hand with his son on the very sand where his war story began.
A 10- Day Journey For North Texas D-Day HeroesA group of North Texas D-Day heroes arrived home Monday afternoon at DFW Airport. The amazing men spent the last 10 days reliving a journey they took 70 years ago. During the CBS 11 News journey with them last week, there were smiles, tears, and moments were there were simply no words.
Return To D-Day PreviewCBS 11's Doug Dunbar brings you the stories of North Texas veterans who recently traveled to Normandy, France, to observe the 70th anniversary of D-Day. The series begins tonight on CBS 11 News at 10.
Trending: D-Day On Social Media, Gatorade Trolls LeBron, Cartwheel CutoffA look at the stories creating buzz on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and others.
Obama Marks D-Day's 70th AnniversaryPresident Barack Obama arrived Friday on the shores of Normandy, where waves of U.S. forces came by air and sea to liberate Nazi-occupied France 70 years ago.