On April 9, 2019, Lieutenant Colonel Richard Cole passed away at the age of 103.
He was the last of the 80 Doolittle Raiders, the last witness to one of the great moments in American military history; help us remember his legacy.
Our nation’s largest Memorial Day event, The National Memorial Day Parade will be held along Constitution Avenue on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019.
The parade will also be televised and stream live on YouTube.
The 2019 Andrew J. Goodpaster Prize will be awarded to LTG H.R. McMaster.
The award is presented by the American Veterans Center, with support from the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation. Read More
Veterans Chronicles is an hour-long program that tells the stories of America’s greatest heroes in their own words.
Full episodes are available here, as well as on YouTube, iTunes, and Spreaker.
Colonel Arnald Gabriel is a veteran of the US Army’s 29th Infantry Division during World War II, participating in the Normandy invasion on D-Day and the Battle of the Bulge.
Listen to his emotional story here.
World War II Chronicles is a radio documentary series produced by Radio America and the American Veterans Center.
From overviews of battles to intimate stories of veterans, World War II Chronicles covers the entirety of the US in the conflict, week by week, so don’t forget to subscribe!