world war II
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.
Nearly 70 years after Medford resident Sgt. Roy Surabian vanished during World War II, his remains have come home.
Federal officials are looking at some sites on Cape Cod to determine if unexploded ordnance was left behind from Army training during World War II.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is launching an extensive search for munitions on hundreds of acres of Martha’s Vineyard once used as a military training ground.