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May 4, 2018

The Candy Bomber

Gail Halvorsen, a child of the Depression, recalls watching planes soar over his family farm […]
May 3, 2018

Fallout Shelters and ‘Chirpees’

Fallout shelters entered the American vocabulary and consciousness in 1949 when the Soviet Union had […]
May 2, 2018

Polish relics of the German ‘Blitzkrieg’

World War II began on September 1, 1939 when German forces bombarded Poland on land […]
May 1, 2018

Sake bottle – Iwo Jima

A sake bottle from the cave of Gen. Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Japan’s commanding general at Iwo […]
April 26, 2018

Derby Days event featured in local Newspress.

*Credit to: Stacey Henson, USA TODAY NETWORK – FLORIDA* As Justify, Good Magic, Enticed, Quip and the other horses […]
April 24, 2018

Gulf War Iraqi Helmet

Iraqi Helmet On January 16, 1991, President George H. W. Bush announced the start of […]
April 20, 2018

Cher Ami & The Pigeons of War

Pigeons played a vital role in World War 1 and some were even awarded medals […]
June 13, 2017

Sea Cadets & Civil Servant Cadets

The Veteran’s Foundation would like to thank the Sea Cadets & Civil Servant Cadets for their […]
June 13, 2017

Welcome to our Luncheon

The Veterans Foundation would like to give a special Thank You to Rick, Lou, David […]
December 2, 2016

Tea party honors Vet wives

The Invest in America’s Veterans Foundation Women’s Community held a tea party for the wives of […]
November 11, 2016

Purple Heart Memorial Unveiled

by STACEY HENSON , SHENSON@NEWS-PRESS.COM CAPE CORAL, FLA. – Nov. 11, 2016 — Veterans applauded […]
November 11, 2016

Cape Coral remains magnet for veterans

by STACEY HENSON , SHENSON@NEWS-PRESS.COM CAPE CORAL, FLA. – Nov. 11, 2016 — Many towns […]
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