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  • Goodman salutes vets with LPO, WWII Museum

    October 30, 2013 3:08 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- Actor John Goodman says he just wants to give something back to the men and women who fought World War II. On Veterans Day, Goodman will take a break from producing a sitcom in development to narrate a piece as part of the "Honoring our Heroes" concert... more »
  • Louisiana Veterans Home celebrates 30 years Play Video

    November 9, 2012 5:46 PM

    JACKSON - The Louisiana Veterans Home celebrated 30 years of service to American heroes with aservice to honor the security of the country, and recall the meaning of service for all Americans. WWII veteran Ranger Daniel Farley fought at Normandy. He landed with 73 enlisted men and three officers.... more »
  • Louisiana National Cemetery officially open Play Video

    October 31, 2012 4:52 PM

    ZACHARY - Louisiana National Cemetery is officially open. Today, the national site performed their third burial at the facility. Louisiana National Cemetery is set on 104 acres of land. Construction includes gravesite development and a range of burial alternatives including cremation sites. The completed phase holds 2,500 in-ground... more »
  • Vets gather at WWII museum to remember D-day

    June 6, 2012 2:21 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - Sixty-eight years after Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy, historians and veterans at the National World War II Museum recall the sacrifices made in June 1944 as troops under the command of Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower started the final push that led to the defeat of... more »

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