• Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Sfc. Gil Ramos-Rivera, from Puerto Rico to Korea to Vietnam

    October 12, 2018

    Sfc. Gil Ramos-Rivera was born and raised in Puerto Rico and served in both the Korean War and Vietnam War.  [...]

  • Continue reading The Yeoman (F) Program and the Legacy of Women Veterans

    September 21, 2018

     The Yeoman (F)s, popularly called 'Yeomanettes' to their objection, were established by Secretary of the Navy Josephus Daniels in [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Cpl. Earl LaPan, South Florida artist and World War II Veteran

    September 19, 2018

    Cpl. Earl LaPan, a World War II U.S. Army Air Corps Veteran, created hundreds of works of art displayed across [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Maj. Charles Leonetti, Italian immigrant, Veteran of both World Wars, and well-known New York artist

    August 30, 2018

    Maj. Charles Leonetti immigrated to the United States from Italy in the early 1900s.  When the United States entered World [...]

  • Continue reading To catch an assassin – in Pursuit of Booth

    August 30, 2018

    Many know the history of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, but few are aware of the tremendous effort it took to capture John Wilkes Booth. Fewer still know the story of the brave men who gave their life in that pursuit.

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Rear Adm. Alene Bertha Duerk, Navy’s first female admiral

    August 17, 2018

    Official portrait of Rear Adm. Alene B. Duerk (U.S. Navy photo). Rear Adm. Alene B. Duerk had a [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Lt. Col. Robert Joseph Andrews, long serving pilot and Veteran of three wars

    August 8, 2018

    Robert Joseph Andrews, wearing his A-2 flight jacket, poses for a photograph. Lt. Col. Robert Joseph Andrews served [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Lt. Col. Alexander Miguel Roberts, Veteran of WWI and WWII, prisoner of war, and aviation enthusiast

    July 12, 2018

    Lt. Col. Alexander Miguel Roberts served as an Army pilot during World War I. He reached celebrity status back home [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: Cpl. Harry Weber, a hero behind the front line

    June 15, 2018

    Cpl. Harry Weber enlisted in the Army during World War II.  He served as a typist in the 554th Quartermaster [...]

  • Continue reading Veterans Legacy Program: 2nd Lt. Sidney Malatsky, Army Air Corps bombardier who never made it home

    June 6, 2018

    Yearbook photo of Sidney Malatsky. 2nd Lt. Sidney Jacob Malatsky served as a bombardier in the European Theater [...]

  • Continue reading Victor and Allen Pedersen, brothers whose stories are lesser known but equally important to the famous Veteran they rest beside

    May 31, 2018

    Grave Marker for Sgt. Victor Pedersen at Golden Gate National Cemetery Sgt. Victor Pederson enlisted in the Army [...]

  • Continue reading #BorneTheBattle 105: Benefits Breakdown – Veterans Legacy Program

    May 28, 2018

    Bryce Carpenter, Educational Outreach Programs Manager for NCA and a proud Army Veteran, tells us about the the value the program brings to our community.