World War II
The Navy swimming and diving team is drawing a lot of attention for its underwater recreation of an iconic moment in U.S. military history.
A powerful commission overseeing civic art and architecture in the nation’s capital voted Thursday to approve the general concept and layout of Frank Gehry’s design for a national memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower.
It’s one of the biggest Fourth of July parades on the East Coast, and it’s a Dundalk tradition.
Assateague beaches have reopened after an extensive search by the Army Corps of Engineers found no unexploded ordnance from World War II.
The flagpole from which an American flag now flutters in front of the Roger Brooke Taney house on South Bentz Street might be considered a bookend in local history.
Officials working to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington are launching a new short film online to mark the 69th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Europe during World War II.
Three historians are recommending the use of passages from key speeches by President Dwight D. Eisenhower — including his message to troops during the D-Day invasion — to help represent the 34th president in a planned memorial in the nation’s capital.
Elderly survivors of the Holocaust and the veterans who helped liberate them gathered for what could be their last big reunion Monday at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
John Leather wears earplugs to church, but it’s not the sermon that the 88-year-old World War II veteran is trying to muffle.
At age 88, Kenyon Parker still goes every day to the gym, where he shares stories of his time as a World War II soldier.
A Utah congressman has introduced legislation to scrap the design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, citing objections from Ike’s family and the project’s cost.
With each passing day, the population of living World War II veterans continues to dwindle across the nation, and with them go stories about one of the most earthshaking periods in history.