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Prominent WWII fighter pilot dies in Roanoke

World War II fighter pilot William Overstreet Jr., who gained fame for flying beneath the Eiffel Tower's arches in pursuit of a German aircraft, has died. He was 92.

Friday - 01/03/2014, 05:47am EST

Tags: World War II, fighter pilot

The Greatest Generation remembers World War II

Veterans and their families gathered Monday at the World War II Memorial for the 68th anniversary of Victory Over Japan Day, which commemorates the day Japan surrendered to the U.S. in 1945.

Monday - 09/02/2013, 03:01pm EDT

Tags: World War II, World War II memorial, Hank Silverberg, veterans

70 years later, woman reads sweetheart's WWII diary

The woman got a big surprise at the World War II Museum.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 12:57pm EDT

Tags: diary, World War II

Police: WWII artillery device found in Va. harmless

Virginia State Police say a World War II artillery device found near New Market didn't have any explosives in it.

Thursday - 05/23/2013, 11:10am EDT

Tags: new market, World War II

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