Salute to Service: WWII POW Stanford Lewis

Salute to Service is a new series where the West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance shares the untold stories of veterans from the Mountain State. It is never too late to honor the sacrifice that Veterans have made for America, our way of life and our allies. This story has been adapted from a first-hand

Remembering Pearl Harbor

December 7 marks the 82nd anniversary of the 1941 surprise attack on the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, a date that President Franklin D. Roosevelt exclaimed would forever “live in infamy.”

Honoring and Serving West Virginia Veterans On Veterans Day — And Throughout the Year

As Veterans Day approaches, it’s important to take a moment to reflect on the sacrifices made by our nation’s heroes. On November 11, we honor those who have served in the United States Armed Forces, whether in times of peace or conflict. This day allows us to show our gratitude and appreciation for the selfless