General John Borling gives a presentation Friday at St.Patrick Parish in Chesterton. He demonstrates how he and his fellow POWs would tap out messages at the "Hanoi Hilton" during the Vietnam War.
General John Borling gives a presentation at St.Patrick Parish on Friday in Chesterton. He talked about being a POW in Vietnam where he and fellow prisoners would tap out messages to each other.
General John Borling gives a presentation Friday at St.Patrick Parish in Chesterton. He talked about being a POW in Vietnam where he and fellow prisoners would tap out messages to each other.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Senate voted 48-0 Tuesday for a Northwest Indiana lawmaker's plan reforming the process for issuing special group license plates.
INDIANAPOLIS | A House-approved mandate the Bureau of Motor Vehicles create a Vietnam veterans license plate was stripped Tuesday by a Senate committee from legislation overhauling the process for issuing special group license plates.
Tom Cooper called me one morning, and after a little chit-chat he said “Chancellor, you’re a life member of the DAV. Why don’t you come to one of our meetings and see what we are doing?”
ARS Gallery opens photography and film exhibition, Doug Clark's documenting of "The I Am The Greatest" Project in Benton Harbor and Indianapolis' Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library marks its second anniversary.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
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LEROY | About 100 people attending Saturday's service honoring veterans at Stoney Run County Park were urged to contact their congressmen to end the budget deadlock that could affect funding for veterans' services.
HOBART | City officials plan to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Pennsy Depot on Thursday with a rededication ceremony.
HOBART | A 65-year-old disabled Marine said he was attacked and threatened Friday while serving an American Legion suspension notice to a patron at Cressmoor Lounge.
VALPARAISO | For 20 residents of the Indiana Veterans Home in Lafayette, a visit to the Valparaiso American Legion Post was a chance to visit with others and enjoy a dinner.
More than four decades ago, East Chicago Marine Lance Cpl. Emilio De La Garza Jr. used his body to absorb the explosion of an enemy grenade in Vietnam, giving his life to save fellow platoon members.
Rey Robles, of Highland, touches a friend's name on the Traveling Vietnam Wall before Tuesday's opening ceremonies at Purdue North Central in Westville.
Ken "Doc" Coleman touches the Traveling Vietnam Wall on Tuesday at Purdue North Central while remembering his service in Vietnam. Coleman served as a Navy hospital corpsman in the 1st Battalion 9th Marine Division, which was nicknamed The Walking Dead.
Steve Moore, president of the Wall Gang, speaks Tuesday during the opening ceremonies of the American Veterans Traveling Tribute and the Traveling Vietnam Wall hosted at Purdue North Central in Westville.
Joann Mosby, of Valparaiso, does a relief sketch Tuesday of the name of Dennis Allen, a friend who is listed on the Traveling Vietnam Wall at Purdue North Central.
Alan Van Dan and his wife, Laverna, place yellow roses along the Traveling Vietnam Wall at Purdue North Central on Tuesday. They were paying tribute to fellow soldiers that served with Alan in the First Calvary Division in Vietnam.
Alan Van Dan, of Valparaiso, walks Tuesday along the Traveling Vietnam Wall hosted at Purdue North Central in Westville. Van Dan was paying tribute to fellow soldiers who served with him and died in the 1st Calvary Division in Vietnam.
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