Gordon A. Vaundry: Patriotic duty calls sailor to life of care

2018-05-08T08:29:20-05:00

“I thought we were going to take part in the invasion of Tokyo,” he says. “Then we got notice we had bombed Nagasaki, and a few days later we heard about Hiroshima.

Gordon A. Vaundry: Patriotic duty calls sailor to life of care2018-05-08T08:29:20-05:00

William Adams: Youthful work pays off

2018-04-03T10:42:50-05:00

When the Marine Corps asked for soldiers to volunteer to fight in Korea, Bill stepped forward. He and approximately 5,000 other Marines boarded a Merchant Marine vessel and headed to Korea.

William Adams: Youthful work pays off2018-04-03T10:42:50-05:00

Frank S. Colin: Learning from an indiscretion

2017-09-06T22:15:48-05:00

Korean War veteran Frank Colin turned a youthful indiscretion into an opportunity that led him down a pathway he now remembers with pride.

Frank S. Colin: Learning from an indiscretion2017-09-06T22:15:48-05:00

Bill Lillwitz: 210 missions in 6 months

2018-01-09T10:52:56-05:00

Bill Lillwitz flew 210 missions, received the Bronze Star and 3 Distinguished Flying Crosses. He was shot down once and had to bail out twice.

Bill Lillwitz: 210 missions in 6 months2018-01-09T10:52:56-05:00