The city of North Las Vegas and the Veterans Club of Sun City Aliante honored World War II fighter pilot Jim Parker, 97, on Saturday, declaring June 29 “Jim Parker Day.”
The presentation was made at the Las Vegas stadium construction site.
Robert Friend’s 28-year Air Force career included service in the Korean and Vietnam wars.
Military moms-to-be and new military moms attended the annual Star-Spangled Babies baby shower, held annually by Operation Homefront, in Las Vegas.
William “Bill” Caron, the new director and CEO of the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, will oversee delivery of health care to 63,000 veterans.
Nevada Army Guard Sgt. 1st Class David Gallagher was remembered as fit, courageous and dedicated at a memorial service Friday at the Clark County Armory.
It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent U.S. defense secretary.
Gallagher is also accused of shooting two civilians — an elderly man and a school-age girl — from sniper perches in Iraq in 2017.
SAN DIEGO — Seasoned combat veterans who described losing comrades and taking war prisoners were questioned Monday as possible jurors in the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing a wounded Islamic State captive in Iraq.
Onofrio “No-No” Zicari traveled to the D-Day commemoration in search of closure, never imagining that he would deliver that precious commodity to a fallen comrade’s family.
The California National Guard has announced the appointment of the first woman to lead a U.S. Army infantry division.
Nevada Army Guard Staff Sgt. David Gallagher, 51, died Tuesday after an M1 Abrams tank rolled over during a training exercises at Fort Irwin, California.
The new law builds on earlier legislation intended to reduce wait times at VA facilities by allowing veterans to see private doctors in their communities in some situations.
The fair will be held Monday and Tuesday at the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center, 6900 North Pecos Road, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Hundreds gathered at the Elks Lodge Las Vegas on Thursday to honor local World War II veterans and commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.