Vietnam War

Photo: © 2015 USPS

Soldier From Detroit Killed In Vietnam War Among Those Honored With New Postage Stamp

“With a grenade he led a charge onto the bunker and took out the bunker and saved a number of his platoon.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2015

(credit: CBS Detroit)

Traveling Vietnam War Memorial Wall Stops At Northville High

The traveling Vietnam War Memorial made a stop at Northville High School. Bill Flohr is a baseball coach and the Armed Forces Committee Director there. He shares the importance and goals of bringing the wall to the school.


Southfield Mayor Brenda Lawrence speaks next to girl scouts during a Memorial Day tribute to veterans. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

City Of Southfield Remembers Those Who Served This Country

Southfield resident Andrew Johnson served in the Army from 1962 until 1965 as a specialist E-5 with Army Intelligence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2013

(credit: CBS 62)

South Lyon War Dogs Memorial Honors Military Canines

War Dogs have been credited with saving the lives of thousands of American soldiers. There are only eighteen War Dog Memorial sites in the country, one of which is in South Lyon, Michigan. This feature […]

CBS 62–04/10/2013

Romulus serviceman Marine Pfc. Eugenio Erasmo Fernandez Jr.

Information Sought On Romulus Military Killed In Vietnam War

The City of Romulus has partnered with a statewide effort to discover photographs and information about residents killed during the Vietnam War.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2011

Getty Images

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall On Display At Canton Liberty Fest

A traveling 3/5 scaled replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be on display during the Canton Liberty Fest, June 16 through June 19.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011

Getty Images

Dearborn Veterans To Honor 69 Men Who Died In Vietnam

Dearborn will honor the 69 young soldiers from the community who lost their lives in the Vietnam War, most of them fresh-faced young men just out of high school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2011