World War II

Military collectibles at Simmons 1-17-17 (8)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Two Marines from Georgia and a retired Air Force major from Eclectic have thousands of military items, dating from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to the Vietnam War in the 1950s and 1970s. more


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Photo courtesy of Donald Franklin.

France bestows Hoover World War II veteran the Knights of the Legion of Honor award. more


Ellington Franklin

Photo Courtesy of Donald Franklin

Ellington Franklin, who flew two trips to Normandy on D-Day with the Army Air Corps, is among 7 veterans from Alabama and Mississippi to be honored in Montgomery by the French government. more


Toni Shaw

Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

Hoover resident shares story of living in Germany during World War II more

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May 2018