We may think of the use of drones, or UAV’s (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) as something from modern warfare. But as this recent article in Wired explores, the use of drones has been around for quite a while, with the United States experimenting with them in the beginning of the 20th century. Read more about the […]
At 90 years old, Alfred Caponigro of Ocean, New Jersey has received many gifts. But this year, his family gave him one of the greatest presents they could – his long-lost service medals. Read the full story.
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans, LA recently opened “Road to Tokyo: Pacific Theater Galleries,” its newest permanent exhibit explaining how the war was won by the American-led Allied forces. More about the new exhibit.
Virginai Beach World War II hero Norwood Thomas reconnects with his first love, who he met while stationed overseas. Now they hope to meet in person. Read the heartwarming story and watch the video on the 13 News Now website.
Nearly 25,000 residents are being evacuated from parts of the west German city of Dortmund as experts get ready to dispose of a massive bomb, left over from allied efforts during World War II. The bomb, which weighs about 4,000-pounds was found while historians analyzed aerial photographs while searching for unexploded ordnance. German government officials hoped […]