Former Texas Congressman, Vietnam POW Sam Johnson Remembered As War Hero At Funeral"There are very few folks who are real heroes. That word is thrown around a lot," said Ray Sullivan, his former press secretary.
Funeral Procession For Former North Texas Congressman, POW Sam Johnson To Travel Through Downtown Plano MondayThe procession will be in the same downtown Plano area where then-Colonel Sam Johnson was given a hero's welcome back in 1973.
World War II Hero From North Texas Honored On 100th BirthdayFiske Hanley was honored by Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price on Tuesday who proclaimed January 14, 2020, "Fiske Hanley Day."
Sailor Killed In 1941 At Pearl Harbor To Be Buried In DallasA 26-year-old Fort Worth sailor killed during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor will be buried in Dallas on the 77th anniversary of the attack.
Final Farewell: John McCain Laid To Rest At US Naval AcademySen. John McCain's final journey ended Sunday on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend.
Identification Work Begins On Korean War Remains Now In U.S.The U.S. military is beginning the painstaking process of analyzing remains from the Korean War now that they are back on American soil.
Restored Medals For North Texas Korean War Vet & Vietnam War POWTwo North Texas military veterans were presented with restored medals and a Presidential Proclamation in honor of their service in the Korean and Vietnam Wars today in Fort Worth.
Family Gets Vietnam Vet Bracelet, 44 Years Later The family of a soldier who died in captivity in Vietnam has received a prisoner-of-war bracelet engraved with his name, four decades later.
Bataan March Survivor Elias Saavedra Dies At 96 One of the last survivors of the Bataan Death March has died. Elias Saavedra died Wednesday. He was 96. Last month, CBS 11 News spoke with Charles Dragich -- a North Texan who also lived through one of the most infamous atrocities of war.
North Texas Bataan Death March Survivor RemembersBetween 60- and 80,000 Filipino and American soldiers surrendered to Japanese troops in the Philippines in 1942. North Texan Charles Dragich was there and survived.
Members Of Hitler’s Army On The Shores Of White Rock LakeDuring the second World War, almost 80,000 German and Italian Prisoners of War were shipped to Texas. From 1944 to 1945, several hundred were held in a camp on White Rock Lake.
AA Honors Veterans On National POW/MIA Recognition DayAmerican Airlines and American Eagle honored current and former employees on National POW/MIA Recognition Day Friday.
Plano Teen Raising Awareness About Captured Soldier A Plano teenager is on a personal crusade to find to a U.S. solider being held captive in Afghanistan.
POW/MIA Korean War Veteran Finally Laid To RestAfter being listed as missing in action for more than 60 years a Korean War vet was laid to rest today.