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World War II
July 6, 2017
His remains finally identified, the wife of a deceased WWII soldier from Minnesota receives his medals
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For nearly 73 years, Catherine Tauer waited. At first, she hoped her husband, a World War II soldier, would come home alive....
July 6, 2017 - 8:51pm
July 4, 2017
WWII veteran shares war stories with young history buff
WORTHINGTON — Bob Roos, 96, always enjoys telling a good story. A World War II veteran, Roos entered the service in July 1942 and served 40...
July 4, 2017 - 8:19pm
June 10, 2017
73 years after death in WWII, warrior's remains laid to rest in North Dakota
LAKOTA, N.D.—Warren Nelson was memorialized Saturday at Lakota Lutheran Church, where he was baptized in 94 years ago, for the second time....
June 10, 2017 - 6:49pm
May 14, 2017
22 family members greet Pelican Rapids World War II veteran after Honor Flight arrives in D.C.
WASHINGTON --- When World War II Army veteran Merle Grossman boarded the Honor Flight plane out of Fargo on Sunday, May 14, he wondered...
May 14, 2017 - 8:41pm
Recollections of the Holocaust: Jasper woman’s story featured in ‘Postcards’
JASPER — As she sits in her rocker, occasionally gazing out her window overlooking the front lawn of Sunrise Village in Jasper, Aino Lavoie...
April 14, 2017 - 9:35am
April 9, 2017
Minnesota city remembers 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
BRAINERD, Minn.—A ceremony Sunday morning marked the 75th anniversary of a Brainerd National Guard unit's part in the Bataan Death March...
April 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
February 19, 2017
75 years later, Japanese Americans recall pain of internment camps
NEW YORK—Joyce Nakamura Okazaki was 7 years old in 1942 when her family left their Los Angeles home and reported to a World War II internment...
February 19, 2017 - 8:30am
February 8, 2017
For MN resident, Trump's travel ban draws parallels from his past
WOODBURY, Minn. — President Donald Trump's recent ban on immigration from seven countries has one Woodbury man drawing parallels from...
February 8, 2017 - 4:54pm
December 6, 2016
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
LUVERNE — A farm kid who grew up just outside of Rushmore in southwest Minnesota, Eugene Erlandson had dreamed of one day flying in the open...
December 6, 2016 - 9:45pm
November 10, 2016
WWII veteran still has weighty memento: a Goering photo
ST. PAUL -- At 92, Jack Andrashko sometimes struggles to recall all his war memories. But there is one he can hold in his hands. It’s a picture that belonged to Hermann Goering, once the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany. After World War II was over, after more than 60 million...
November 10, 2016 - 8:43pm
August 31, 2016
Loved ones remember late Gen. Jack Vessey as humble, loving leader
MINNEAPOLIS -- One of Minnesota’s most decorated military officers was memorialized Wednesday, but it was his thoughtfulness and spirituality that stood out among those gathered to celebrate his life. John William “Jack” Vessey Jr. rose from humble beginnings to become the country’s...
August 31, 2016 - 9:29pm
July 4, 2016
Minnesota man reflects on A-bomb test
SPRING LAKE PARK, Minn. -- Thanks to the anniversary of this nation’s birth, early July is a time when we all hear a lot of fireworks. But 70 years ago this month, Spring Lake Park resident Wilfred “Bill” Hemker says he was on hand to see a unique firecracker go off. In July...
July 4, 2016 - 9:34pm
October 20, 2012
On the front lines: Erick Baumgart relives history as World War II re-enactor
WORTHINGTON -- In real life, Erick Baumgart is an officer in the Worthington Police Department, a relative newcomer to the community, having...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
September 2, 2011
Battleship Missouri marks end of WWII anniversary
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) -- About 20 World War II veterans are gathering aboard the battleship USS Missouri to mark the 66th year since the end of World War II. The Missouri was anchored in Tokyo Bay on Sept. 2, 1945, when it hosted Japanese leaders who signed surrender documents...
September 2, 2011 - 3:22pm
August 11, 2011
Pettit was lab tech aboard ship in World War II
LAKEFIELD -- When most people think of war, they think of the major battles. In World War II, there was the Battle of Midway, the Battle of the...
August 11, 2011 - 7:57pm