Profiles in Courage: Army veteran earns Bronze Star for heroism while in combat
Martha Maurer | November 11, 2016 5:08 am
For as long as he can remember, Jeremiah Gallegos wanted to serve in the Army. He wound up winning a Bronze Star for heroism while serving in Iraq.
Profiles in Courage: Phoenix Vietnam vet wounded four times trying to rescue friend
Corbin Carson | November 10, 2016 5:00 am
A Phoenix Veterans Day Parade grand marshal recalls how he was wounded four times attempting to rescue his friend under fire in Vietnam.
Profiles in Courage: What it’s like to prepare Navy planes for battle for decades
Mike Sackley | November 9, 2016 5:25 am
Carlos Lozano was a trouble-causing teenager in New York City until he found his place in the world aboard a Navy aircraft carrier.
Profiles in Courage: Army vet wants fallen soldiers, including son, to be remembered
Holliday Moore | November 4, 2016 5:58 am
A veteran of the Cold War era works to remind people daily that thousands of troops are serving overseas protecting American rights and freedoms.
Profiles in Courage: Veterans Day Parade grand marshal recalls fighting in WWII
Bob McClay | November 3, 2016 5:29 am
In 1942, 20-year-old John Kolling was living with his family in North Dakota, and wanted to enlist in the military to fight in WWII like his brother did
Profiles in Courage: Phoenix veteran turned rebellion into successful military career
Kathy Cline | November 2, 2016 5:17 am
A Phoenix veteran who will serve as a grand marshal in the Veterans Day Parade was once a rebellious teen, but he turned that into a long military career.
Profiles in Courage: Valley veteran has long list of military medals
Jim Cross | November 1, 2016 5:03 am
To say that Phoenix resident Bill Kummer was a member of the greatest generation may be a little bit of an understatement.
Profiles in Courage: Valley Vietnam vet ensures those who served are remembered
Holliday Moore | October 31, 2016 5:27 am
A Valley man who is a Vietnam veteran spends hours sending cards to other veterans with a simple message: You are remembered.
KTAR.com | November 11, 2016 1:37 pmProfiles in Courage: Get to know the Phoenix Veterans Day Parade grand marshals