Drive-By Birthday Celebration Held In Lakewood For WWII Veteran Turning 105A drive-by birthday party was held on April 26 for World War II veteran Lt. Colonel Sam Sachs, who turned 105.
75th Anniversary Of D-Day Brings Memories Back For Local VeteranArthur Valenzuela, 96, flew into Normandy on a military glider.
Thousands Of Strangers Make 96-Year-Old Veteran's Birthday Wish Come TrueSherman's house is now filled with 50,000 birthday cards, from each U.S. state and ten countries across the globe.
WWII Vet Only Wants Birthday Cards For His 96th, Daughter Turns To Public For HelpIt's the simple things that can make a big difference in someone's life.
Caught On Video: US Flag At 'Go For Broke' Monument StolenThe inexplicable theft at the Go For Broke Museum and Monument (160 N. Central Ave) was captured on video.
Manzanar Detainee Who Revealed Reason For WW2 Internment DiesAiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, who uncovered proof thousands of Japanese-Americans incarcerated in the United States during World War II were held not for reasons of national security but because of racism, has died.
WWII Veteran Offers Reward For Cane With Life's MemoriesA 95-year-old World War II veteran is offering a reward for the return of a cane he's used for the last 40 years that holds special memories of his travels.
WWII Veterans Return Home To LA After Emotional Visit To DCAs 36 veterans filed out of LAX, the applause from the onlookers never waned.
Japanese-American WWII War Hero Ben Kuroki DiesBen Kuroki, who overcame the American military's discriminatory policies to become the only Japanese American to fly over Japan during World War II, has died. He was 98.
WWII Fighter Ace, Battle Of Guadalcanal Hero Fritz Payne DiesFrederick R. "Fritz" Payne, a World War II fighter ace who left his mark on aviation and wartime history by shooting down six Japanese warplanes during the Battle of Guadalcanal, a bloody, months-long confrontation that helped change the course of the war, has died at age 104.
British Hero Who Saved Children From Holocaust Remembered By Local SurvivorLux says that Winton not only saved his life, but allowed him to have three children, five grandchildren and further generations to come.
WWII Vet Says Burglars Posed As SoCal Edison Subcontractors, Stole MemorabiliaPolice say the suspects knocked on the door of Bill Berger's West Covina home May 30, stealing the 93-year-old's safe from his master bedroom.
France Gives Nation's Highest Honor To 19 WWII Veterans In SoCalOn Friday, the French consul general presented the veterans with the rank of knight in the National Order of the Legion of Honor.
Son of 'Unbroken' Hero Louis Zamperini To Land At Flight Museum Aboard WWII Bomber The son of World War II veteran and subject of the 2014 film "Unbroken" Louis Zamerini will arrive at the Western Museum of Flight on Monday on-board a replica of the aircraft his father piloted.
Duo Looks To Locate Former Marine, Return Acquired Box Of Military KeepsakesThe winners of a box of trinkets and mementos that belonged to a former US marine , originally won at a storage facility auction, are attempting to track the former owner down to return it.