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CNY Veteran Shares Honor Flight to DC With 3 Brothers: ‘They’re My Heroes’

By |November 1st, 2019|Categories: Articles, Featured Service Member|

Michael “Mickey” Henson was a young boy when his three older brothers joined the Navy to fight in the Korean War. “They’re my heroes,” Henson said. Henson would eventually follow in their footsteps. He joined [...]

Veteran carries fellow Marine to Utah mountain summit: ‘We’re all a band of brothers’

By |September 24th, 2019|Categories: Featured Service Member|

When it comes to the U.S. Marines, one of their core beliefs is to leave no man behind. That motto was on full display last week when retired Marine Sgt. John Nelson was caught on video [...]

94-year-old Montford Point Marine veteran awarded Congressional Gold Medal

By |September 3rd, 2019|Categories: Featured Service Member, Veterans|

A 94-year-old Marine veteran from Hayward, California, was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal on Aug. 2 — nearly three quarters of a century after he fought to clear the Marshall Islands from the Japanese in [...]

Hundreds attend funeral for veteran with no known relatives

By |July 26th, 2019|Categories: Featured Service Member, News|

Veterans perform a gun salute during his memorial service of Vietnam War veteran Wayne Wilson at the Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles, Mich., Wednesday, July 17, 2019. (Emil Lippe/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP) Hundreds of [...]