Veterans Day

Pearl Harbor survivor Herb Louden during the 2013 Petaluma Veterans' Day Parade. (CBS)

Pearl Harbor Survivor, Grand Marshal Of Petaluma Veterans’ Day Parade Dies Shortly Before Event

A Pearl Harbor survivor who was supposed to be this year’s grand marshal at the Petaluma Veterans’ Day Parade died shortly before the event.

11/12/2014

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Santa Clara County Pushes Flu Shots For More Than 700 Homeless Veterans

Santa Clara County is pushing to give flu shots to the estimated 700 homeless veterans out on the streets as the weather turns colder.

11/11/2014

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Over 100 Homeless San Francisco Vets Find New Home In Renovated Financial District Building

Just in time for Veteran’s Day, San Francisco is celebrating the renovation of a Financial District building that will house more than 100 homeless veterans.

11/10/2014

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In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon’s 2014 Week of Service Honors Warfighters

The tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.

11/03/2014

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Parades, Vigils Mark Veterans Day In The Bay Area

Communities throughout the Bay Area Monday honored those who have served in the military with Veterans Day parades, ceremonies and other tributes to their bravery.

11/11/2013

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About The Bay: A Veteran’s Silence Ends And The Spirit That Moved Him

A veteran says he’s on a mission that’s been 60 years in the making after staying silent about his near-death experience on the San Francisco Bay.

11/11/2013

An Army veteran gets fitted for a suit at St. Anthony's Foundation in San Francisco as photographers look on. (CBS)

Homeless, Low-Income Veterans Receive Free Suits At SF St. Anthony’s Foundation

In honor of Veteran’s Day Monday, St. Anthony’s Foundation of San Francisco organized a free suit giveaway for the homeless and low-income veterans.

11/08/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

San Francisco County Jail. (CBS)

SF Sheriff, Rehab Groups, Advocate Help For Incarcerated Veterans

San Francisco County Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his command staff at the county jail in San Bruno joined other county staff to commemorate Veterans Day and to promote rehabilitation programs aimed at guiding incarcerated veterans them out of custody.

11/11/2012

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Several Bay Area Events Planned To Mark Veterans Day

Residents throughout the Bay Area are honoring those who have served this weekend at various Veterans Day ceremonies, parades and memorials.

11/09/2012

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