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July 30, 2017
Bottineau County sailor killed at Pearl Harbor coming home
July 30, 2017 - 7:08pm
June 15, 2017
Pearl Harbor veteran's remains coming home to ND
June 15, 2017 - 2:01pm
June 10, 2017
U.S. Marines from Wahpeton, N.D., carry the remains of Field Musician First Class Warren G. Nelson to his burial site in Lakota, N.D., Saturday. Nelson was killed in action Nov. 20, 1943, in the South Pacific. His remains were recently identified. (Andrew Hazzard / Forum News Service)
73 years after death in WWII, warrior's remains laid to rest in North Dakota
June 10, 2017 - 6:49pm
May 14, 2017
Members of the WDAY Honor Flight tour the Iwo Jima Memorial on Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Washington D.C. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
22 family members greet Pelican Rapids World War II veteran after Honor Flight arrives in D.C.
May 14, 2017 - 8:41pm
April 22, 2017
Washburn man survived kamikaze's crash aboard ship during World War II
April 22, 2017 - 5:15pm
February 19, 2017
Roy Takeno stands behind a table addressing a town hall meeting with an American flag on the wall behind him at the Manzanar War Relocation Center in California, in this 1943 handout photo. Courtesy Ansel Adams / Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-A35-4-M-10/Handout via Reuters
75 years later, Japanese Americans recall pain of internment camps
February 19, 2017 - 8:30am
December 27, 2016
Sgt. Robert Johnston
Congressman helps family find lost military record, medals
December 27, 2016 - 9:52pm
December 5, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama, left, carries a wreath as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe looks on, in front of a cenotaph at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, Japan May 27, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl Harbor
December 5, 2016 - 5:14pm
May 28, 2016
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A hero's service, burial for Minnesota man who died in WWII but unidentified for decades
May 28, 2016 - 11:19pm
April 1, 2016
Leland Brand stands in front of his latest plane on his family ranch in Taylor on Thursday. The 94 year-old planes to keep flying as long as he can. 
(Press Photo by Kalsey Stults)
Age doesn’t deter passion that keeps Taylor’s Leland Brand an active pilot
April 1, 2016 - 10:19pm
December 15, 2015
Holten: Things you thought you knew about WWII
December 15, 2015 - 5:52pm
March 25, 2015
Jeff and Kay Peterson hold a World War II memorabilia box like the one stolen from their home on Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015, in Grand Forks, N.D. (Logan Werlinger/Forum News Service)
Stolen memories: Local family has World War II memorabilia stolen during home invasion
March 25, 2015 - 5:30am
February 12, 2015
Press Photo by Linda Sailer
Nick Symionow relaxes Wednesday at Hawks Point, where he spoke about his combat experiences in North Africa, Sicily and Italy.
From Africa to Europe: Dickinson veteran Nick Symionow details World War II experiences
February 12, 2015 - 2:45pm
November 11, 2014
Families of the missing in action fight time and bureaucracy
November 11, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 19, 2014
Bismarck Tribune Photo by Mike McCleary
World War II veterans Louis Hanson, left, 95, of Bismarck, and Dennis Ferk, 93, from New Mexico talk Friday about a lighter moment in their service with the North Dakota Army National Guard's 164th Infantry Regiment at Friday's reunion in Mandan. The pair fought in the harrowing battle of Guadalcanal against the Japanese in the south Pacific Ocean in 1942.
Vets reuniting: Regiment honored for South Pacific heroics gathering for weekend
September 19, 2014 - 10:59pm