America's Oldest World War II Veteran Receives Nearly 10,000 Cards For 111th BirthdayThe National WWII Museum hosted a national card drive for Brooks in hopes of receiving 500 to 1,000 birthday cards. They got almost 10,000 cards.
'A Bridge Too Far': Coronavirus Catchphrase Taken From World War IIA British general’s pessimistic prediction about a World War II operation is showing up as a coronavirus-era catchphrase.
75 Years Ago Today, US Marines Raised The American Flag Over Iwo JimaSome say it's the most famous, perfectly composed news photo of all time.
Remains Of Pa. Marine Killed In WWII Have Been IdentifiedMilitary authorities say the remains of a Marine from Pennsylvania killed in the Pacific during World War II have been identified.
Sherman Tank Delivered To Heinz History Center As Part Of WWII ExhibitIt was an unusual delivery to the Heinz History Center -- a 37-ton Sherman tank now parked outside the museum as part of the center's "World War II -- We Can Do It" exhibit.
New Museum Exhibit Focuses On Pittsburgh's Impact On WWIIThis Saturday, Heinz History Center will open an exhibit called "We can do it! Pittsburgh's impact on World War II."
"Waking The Sleeping Giant," A Landmark Change In World War IIFriday June 6 marks the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, the day the Allies stormed the beaches of Normandy to eventually defeat Hitler and the Nazi's. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower addressed the 160,000 troops that this operation is a crusade where "we will not accept anything less than a full victory."
World War II Veteran Remembers D-DayWorld War II Veteran talks about his experience with D-Day.
France Thanks WWII Vets 70 Years After D-Day Invasion June 6, 1944 - thousands of allied soldiers crossed the English Channel to the shores of France.
Baldwin Students Celebrate Veterans Day By Hearing Vets' StoriesGenerations of veterans passed through the heart of Pittsburgh, in the annual Veterans Day Parade.
WWII Veterans Honored With High School DiplomasMany men and women left school to fight in WWII and never got to receive their high school diplomas. Thursday night three men were honored with diplomas.
Tuskegee Airmen's Memorial Unveiled In SewickleyIt was a day that some World War II veterans thought they would never live to see: the dedication and unveiling of Tuskegee Airman's Memorial of Greater Pittsburgh.
Famous B-17 Bomber Stops At Allegheny County AirportA Hollywood movie tells the story of a World War II bomber called the "Memphis Belle."
Man Attacks Police With WWII BayonetTwo state troopers say a man tried to attack them with a WWII bayonet.
Mt. Lebanon Soldiers Honored With Monument The words "in honor of those who served" say it all at a Mt. Lebanon Veterans Memorial.