Local Veteran, Photographer Documented WWII In Powerful ImagesTony Vaccaro pulled double-duty during World War II, serving his country in battle while also documenting what he saw.
Remains Of World War II Marine From Brooklyn Return Home For BurialThe 20-year-old Brooklyn native was serving with the 2nd Marine Division when he was killed during the assault on Tarawa atoll in the Gilbert Islands in November 1943.
92-Year-Old WWII Vet Has Heartwarming Reunion With Friend After 76 YearsAfter 76 years apart, these lifelong friends had the sweetest reunion.
Researchers Find Wreckage Of Infamous WWII-Era USS IndianapolisThe sinking of the Indianapolis remains the Navy's single worst loss at sea.
World War II Veteran Robbed Of Priceless Military MemorabiliaA World War II veteran was robbed of some treasured war memorabilia when, police say, a thief crawled through a window to steal his vintage military items.
Female World War II Vets Honored During Banquet At Long Island MuseumHeartfelt cheers erupted for the women of World War II in Nassau County inside the Armor Museum in Old Bethpage.
LI Lawyer Discovers Photos Of Grandfather Celebrating Passover Seder On The Front Lines Of WWIIThe pictures show thousands of soldiers forced to quickly celebrate a Passover meal even as deadly fighting continued all around them.
Brooklyn Native Ambushed In Pearl Harbor Attack Recalls Fighting Back: 'I Did What I Had To Do'Then-17-year-old Brooklyn native Gerard Barbosa was among the sailors caught off guard on Dec. 7, 1941.