Veterans Day: Centenarian WWII Vets Soar Over The San Francisco Bay In Restored C-47 AircraftAs the Bay Area honors the men and women who fought for our nation, this Veterans Day, two very special World War II veterans were honored with a ride of a lifetime over the San Francisco Bay in a very special plane.
Park Named For War Veteran Robbed Of Recognition For His HeroismDuring World War II, Karl Clark was instrumental in saving his ship from kamikaze pilots in the Pacific. Sadly, racism robbed him of official recognition of his bravery for decades.
Oldest Survivor Of USS Arizona From Pearl Harbor Attack Dies At 100 In Yuba CityThe oldest living crew member of the battleship USS Arizona to have survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has died in Northern California at the age of 100.
Congress Honors Elite U.S.-Canadian Unit From WWII Led By 'Fighting' General From San FranciscoThe Congressional Gold Medal is being awarded Tuesday to 1st Special Service Force— a World War II fighting group made up of 1,800 Americans and Canadian that also known as the "Devils Brigade" and were feared by the Germans. The unit’s commander was San Francisco-born Robert T. Frederick.
WWII Hero, Olympian Louis Zamperini Dies At 97Louis Zamperini had been battling pneumonia in recent days. He passed away in Southern California, surrounded by his family.
Eye On The Bay: Hidden OutdoorsBrian and Thuy hike deep into mountains and to remote bay are nooks to uncover hidden adventures.
Japanese-American WWII Vets To Receive Long Overdue HonorAlmost seven decades after fighting in World War II, hundreds of Japanese-American veterans will receive a long-overdue honor: the Congressional Gold Medal.
Calif Lawmakers Address WWII Treatment of Italians