For some of the men, the recognition will come more than 70 years after their acts of bravery and heroism.
Southern California Marines have fond memories of a scrawny mare called Reckless, who served in the Korean War and earned two Purple Hearts, taking shrapnel and saving soldiers like other American war heroes.
Former army soldier Andrew Beavers visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the end of the Korean War.
The Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino is in the running for a $50 thousand grant from the Pepsi Refresh Program.
They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch, but that won’t be the case for veterans Friday at Lucca Cafe in Irvine.
Family members say longtime CBS News correspondent Robert Pierpoint — who covered the Korean War, the Kennedy assassination and several presidential administrations — has died in California.
Sam Han has one last mission before he succumbs to cancer — help overseas orphans get a fair shake in life.