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The Stars and Stripes flying over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

TucsonSentinel.com will observe two minutes of silence at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11 in recognition of the sacrifices of those who have served the United States and our allies, their families, and those who paid the ultimate price in war. Read more»

The Stars and Stripes flying over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

TucsonSentinel.com will observe two minutes of silence at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11 in recognition of the sacrifices of those who have served the United States and our allies, their families, and those who paid the ultimate price in war. Read more»

Last year, the military identified just 60 service members out of the about 83,000 Americans missing from World War II, Korea and Vietnam.

The restructuring promises to address many of the problems laid out in a recent ProPublica and NPR investigation. Read more»

The Stars and Stripes flying over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

TucsonSentinel.com will observe two minutes of silence at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11 in recognition of the sacrifices of those who have served the United States and our allies, their families, and those who paid the ultimate price in war. Read more»

Fences around Auschwitz in Poland, one of the death camps in which the German Nazi regime murdered millions of Jews.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: By remaining vigilant against those who seek to perpetrate violence and murder, we honor those we lost during one of the darkest periods in human history. And we keep their memory alive for generations to come. Read more»

Dr. Otmar von Verschuer examines twins at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute. As the head of the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute’s Department for Human Heredity, Verschuer, a physician and geneticist, examined hundreds of pairs of twins to study whether criminality, feeble-mindedness, tuberculosis, and cancer were inheritable. In 1927, he recommended the forced sterilization of the 'mentally and morally subnormal.' Verschuer typified those academics whose interest in Germany’s 'national regeneration' provided motivation for their research.

Never forget. Each year on Jan. 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, those murdered in the Holocaust are remembered on the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz in 1945. Read more» 1

USS Tucson (SSN 770) passes by the USS Arizona Memorial, Dec. 7, 2012.

As part of a commemoration of the 71st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the submarine USS Tucson conducted a pass-in-review by the USS Arizona Memorial on Friday. Read more»

Today, Arizonans and Americans unite to commemorate one of our nation's most solemn anniversaries: the attack on Pearl Harbor. Read more»

Videos of the USS Arizona, past and present. 1,177 members of the crew of the USS Arizona were killed as the battleship exploded and sank during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. The bodies of more than 900 remain entombed in the vessel, which serves as a memorial for all who died during the attack. Read more»

Video: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Pearl Harbor Address to Congress: "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan." Read more»

The Stars and Stripes flying over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

TucsonSentinel.com will observe two minutes of silence at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11 in recognition of the sacrifices of those who have served the United States and our allies, their families, and those who paid the ultimate price in war. Read more»

The camp at Poston included barracks for relocated families as well as a police office and barber shop, shown in this historical photo, and other service buildings.

The Department of the Interior has declared two Arizona sites national historic landmarks – one from the state’s prehistory and the other from a darker time in modern history. Read more»

Videos of the USS Arizona, past and present. 1,177 members of the crew of the U.S.S. Arizona were killed as the battleship exploded and sank during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The bodies of more than 900 remain entombed in the vessel, which serves as a memorial for all who died during the attack. Read more»

Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Pearl Harbor Address to Congress: "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941 - a date which will live in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan." (with video) Read more»

Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. T. Michael Moseley (right) and Jacqueline Weathers (left) look on as her husband, retired Lt. Col. Luke Weathers, describes the action depicted in a painting honoring the famed 332nd Fighter Group of Tuskegee Airmen. Colonel Weathers and General Moseley unveiled the painting, which depicts Weathers protecting a damaged bomber, during a ceremony in the Pentagon in 2004.

A member of World War II's storied Tuskegee Airmen died at age 90 in Tucson on Saturday. Lt. Col. Luke Weathers Jr., one of the Army Air Force's pioneering group of black fighter pilots, will be buried with full honors in Arlington National Cemetery. Read more» 2

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