Vietnam War

John R. Wooden walks off the court after the championship game of the Wooden Classic tournament between the UCLA Bruins and the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim, California. UCLA defeated Alabama 79-57. (credit: Adam Pretty/Allsport)

16 Pro Athletes And Coaches Who Served In The Military

We take a look at professional athletes and coaches who have served in the military.

11/26/2014

(credit: Mary Manley)

Local Wife Of Vietnam Vet Fights To Get 74 Sailors’ Names Added To Memorial Wall

The local widow of a Vietnam War veteran is on a mission to fulfill her late husband’s wishes of seeing the names of 74 of his shipmates, killed during the war, added to the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.

11/11/2014

(credit: CBS)

Names Of 74 Who Died On USS Frank E. Evans May Finally Be Included On Vietnam Memorial Wall

The names of 74 sailors who died on the USS Frank E. Evans may finally be included on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

Four of 24 men being honored next month with the nation's highest military honor. (credit: Pentagon)

President Obama To Honor Soldiers Who Were Overlooked Due To Racial, Religious Bias

For some of the men, the recognition will come more than 70 years after their acts of bravery and heroism.

02/21/2014

Former Vietnam war POWs met at a three-day reunion at the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda (credit: CBS)

Vietnam POWs Gather At Nixon Library For Reunion

Scores of Vietnam POWs are gathering for a three-day reunion at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library.

05/23/2013

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