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June 8, 2018
Thanks to an application by Lakeport Cemetery sexton Karen Keener, a veteran's grave marker now honors the service of Civil War veteran Johann Christian Lukenbill. Submitted photo
Civil War veteran gets grave marker 99 years after death
June 8, 2018 - 2:04pm
May 23, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Veteran says Six Flags kept him from riding a roller coaster because of his prosthetic legs
May 23, 2018 - 12:58pm
The team of doctors that treated the patient included 11 doctors: nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of Johns Hopkins Medicine
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
April 23, 2018 - 9:36pm
April 20, 2018
Richard Grant holds a jacket with an image of the destroyer USS Frank Evans on Thursday, April 19, 2018,  in his north Fargo home. He served on the ship as it was sunk in a 1969 naval accident near Vietnam. He wants the 74 sailors who lost their lives added to the Vietnam Memorial Wall.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
April 20, 2018 - 7:48pm
April 9, 2018
Richard Overton, on the cusp of turning 112, grew up hearing his grandfather's stories of being a slave in Tennessee. When his grandfather was freed, he moved to Texas, where his family settled. Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
On the cusp of turning 112, a whirlwind life for the oldest living World War II veteran
April 9, 2018 - 11:17am
February 10, 2018
Dustin Defiel, 30, is shown at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter, Minn., a secure psychiatric hospital, during a recent interview. Randy Cadwell / Forum News Service
Hospitalized veteran with PTSD tells of killing father at Fergus Falls home
February 10, 2018 - 6:50pm
November 9, 2017
Wadena County Veterans Service Officer David Anderson (left) presented Joe Hundeby and his wife Teodora with their Dreams for Veterans trip in October 2017. Kim Brasel / Forum News Service
Wadena veteran gets dream vacation while battling ALS
November 9, 2017 - 5:00am
October 4, 2017
Brian Fraser and his Pomeranian next to the new egress window on his rental cottage. He says painting the trim is about all he has left to bring the unit up to code. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
On the brink of eviction, Minn. community rallies to help save Navy veteran's rental home
October 4, 2017 - 3:24pm
October 3, 2017
Pat Ringold (left), owner of Benna Ford Roush in Superior, chats with Jerry Carswell after presenting him with a Purple Heart at the dealership on Tuesday afternoon. Jed Carlson / Superior Telegram
Northland veteran gets long-overdue Purple Heart
October 3, 2017 - 6:01pm
April 30, 2010
Bud Freeman gets his medals, 65 years later
April 30, 2010 - 12:32pm
April 18, 2010
Anthony Jurek (left) of Cloquet greets childhood friends Edward Kachinske of Hermantown and his brother, Louis Kachinske of Moose Lake, on Friday in Duluth at the opening of an exhibit at the Depot telling the story of Jurek's time as a prisoner of war during the Korean War. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
POW shares story in new exhibit at Duluth's Depot
April 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 2, 2009
This is the note a man bound for Iraq left behind in a Superior tattoo parlor a year ago.  Lora Lee Voegtle would like to return it. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Iraq-bound dad who left behind child's note in Superior sought
August 2, 2009 - 12:00am
At 108, last U.S. WWI vet is link to distant past
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am