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Vietnam War

  • Community
    A soldier from the Quad Cities will be buried Thursday ( 9/27 ), 51 years after he was killed in action during the Vietnam War. Lance Corporal John Killen…
  • Community
    For the 45th time, a group of veterans will fly to Washington DC to see the military monuments dedicated to them. Plans were announced Wednesday morning…
  • Community
    One local veteran says "it's about time" those who served in the Vietnam War are given the recognition they never received 50 years ago. Saturday, a…
  • 2,500 yellow, helium-filled balloons will be released in the Quad Cites this weekend. They'll help local veterans and families remember the Vietnam War…
  • Community
    As the US marks the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, some local veterans are planning an event for the Quad Cities. A Bi-state Commemorative Parade…
  • Community
    After taking thousands of World War Two and Korean War veterans to Washington DC, Honor Flight of the Quad Cities is now ready to start taking veterans…
  • He insists he's not a hero, but the Coast Guard thinks otherwise. On Friday, the Coast Guard honored William Carr of Davenport with a plaque on its Wall…
  • Government
    Veterans who served in Vietnam are the focus of a new exhibit at the Rock Island Arsenal Museum. It opened yesterday as part of the commemoration of the…