world war II
Over 2,500 names have been etched in granite and bronze on the Wakefield memorial.
For more than six decades, two sisters from Salem thought their brother was buried with other World War II vets near New York.
The family of a local airman killed during World War II waited decades.
The Pentagon has identified the remains of 12 World War II servicemen, including two Massachusetts natives.
The Medal of Honor that was awarded to PFC Frederick Murphy was donated to the National Archives in Waltham.
An antique cannon that was loaded with a blank somehow malfunctioned, sending a piece of broken metal flying into the leg of one of a war reenactor in Norwood on Monday.
The remains of a World War II pilot who had been missing since his plane crashed in New Guinea almost 70 years ago have been buried in his Massachusetts hometown.
Henry Prunier, who attended Assumption College up until 1942 before enlisting in the Army and fighting in World War II, is finally graduating.
Naval Officer William Goodwin Jr. was honored in his hometown of Plymouth, more than six decades after his death. A childhood friend led the push to make it happen.
When the sounds of “Taps” echoed through St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Lowell Saturday, it was closure for the family of a hero who paid the ultimate price.