Upper Peninsula native recalls leaving the farm for the U.S. Army in WWII, being trailed by a German submarine en route to London, being injured in France and an unusual medical technique used during the Battle of the Bulge
Vietnam veteran continues serving other vets in six different veterans groups, including Marine Corp League honor guards
U.S. Navy veteran goes through trying time in Vietnam finally gets overdue honor.
Vietnam veteran helps others vets heal through the "Healing Warrior Hearts" program
Retired navy veteran has a new mission: helping bald eagles and other birds of prey recover from injuries to be released in the wild.
Hometown Hero writes book on faith and duty
B-17 turret gunner injured by flack, saw future of air warfare and finally got his Purple Heart
Adrian Sprosty served as B-24 bomber navigator, tempting fate by having to run more than the normal number of missions. But fate also spared him and his crew.
Rick Barry found it hard to get a higher education. So he set another course: Flying choppers to supply the U.S. troops in Vietnam. And as Local Five's Terry Kovarik reports, this week's "Hometown Hero" is helping other veterans keep their stories alive for future generations.
Green Bay man served as WWII bombardier and had knack for disrupting enemy supply lines and saving lives.