Jacob H. is an award-winning journalist and photojournalist who currently resides is West Michigan with his wife. In his spare time, Jacob enjoys writing, photography, mountain climbing, and camping.
The acts of bravery and sacrifice by these heroes makes them legends, and their service in the military will never be forgotten.
This incident could have quickly turned tragic if a Marine wasn’t there to save the day.
The cost of the parade, which was supposed to take place in November, is said to have skyrocketed.
These young boys are a true inspiration, raising money for the children of a fallen police officer they never met.
After nine months away on deployment, this soldier had two people waiting for him to finally come home!
This legendary pilot was not just a trailblazer, she was a true heroine of WWII!
When this Army mom returned home early, she found the perfect time and place to surprise her!
This WWII and Korean War veteran showed there’s no age limit on courage!
The soccer team of 12 boys and their coach were trapped in the cave for 18 days with little hope of survival.
The WWII Army veteran from Austin, Texas is the oldest veteran and oldest living man in America but recently had his personal bank account robbed and identity stolen.
Nearly 7,700 American troops remain missing in action (MIA) following the Korean War.
Known as “The Old Man” on television, Richard Harrison was a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Care packages have been sent to 86,000 troops thanks to readers like you at The Veterans Site.
“The essence of the American character is to explore new horizons and to tame new frontiers.”
These men’s contribution to the victory in World War II can never be forgotten.
This would be the first university to accept the scholarship as “payment-in-full” for Gold Star families.
The Stars and Stripes has a remarkably surprising history from its creation to today.
Army Specialist Chris Harris was killed serving in Afghanistan before he was able to meet his newborn daughter.
While the VA is conducting a study on service dogs and PTSD, one organization is already pairing dogs and veterans.
These siblings are showing what true service is and they’re doing it together as a family.
These police officers will always have his back, and now he knows that.
This is the fifth time the president has donated his quarterly salary.
America celebrates Memorial Day every year, but few know the history behind the holiday.
These tragic images are reminders of the high cost of freedom paid by the men and women of the military.
SMSgt. Mark Coffelt’s son had been waiting eight months for him to return from deployment.
His amazing voice can be heard throughout the whole store as he honor veterans for their service.
It took 68 years, but this Navy veteran can finally look at his diploma with pride.
This is a tragedy for the National Guard and the families of all nine airmen.
This Navy dad couldn’t have had a better gift for his son’s birthday!
These dogs have done their duty. Now it’s time for them to retire and enjoy life.
With a new context, these photos of sailors are so funny!
The prisoner release comes after the historic peace talks between North & South Korea.
This soldier and Army dad wasn’t supposed to be home from deployment for months.
“Brooks was telling me it was okay… I could hear people in the airport talking and cheering.”
“If we don’t tell their stories, their stories won’t be told.”
Lance Cpl. Joe Jackson had the flag with him when he was killed Afghanistan. Now his father just wants it returned.