World War II

He Enlisted On August 14, 1917

(Special thanks to for the story below.) Frank Buckles enlisted for World War I at 16 after lying about his age. He made it home again and ultimately became that war’s last surviving U.S. […]


Name That Truck Drivin’ Marine

Last week, posted newly-found photos of Bernice Frankel, a truck driving World War II Marine.  There are two things that made this a newsworthy story. She was one of the first members of the Women’s […]