Pearl Harbor’s 70th Anniversary: America Reflects

Dec. 7, 1941, was a peaceful Sunday morning on the island paradise of Oahu. Thousands of American service members were just waking, cleaning up for church services or heading off for a day of R&R at the beach. Just before 8 a.m., the ...

The President Declares POW/MIA Recognition Day

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 15, 2011 Presidential Proclamation — National POW/MIA Recognition Day, 2011 NATIONAL POW / MIA RECOGNITION DAY, 2011 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF ...

Never Forgotten, POW/MIA Recognition Day Salute

You Are Not Forgotten For the families of war veterans, the power of closure cannot be overstated. For the millions of American military members who have gone to war in service of the nation, most of their families gain this sense of finality, ...

9/11 Attacks Remembered

SAN DIEGO – “I was sitting in math class. We were about to switch to our next period when we heard it. The sound of the engine was so loud it made the windows rattle, not more than a few seconds later I heard a huge explosion. I knew right ...