Adam Matthias Greenwald

...tenure in Cordova, he received his Army draft papers and headed off for basic training for WWII at Fort Richardson in Anchorage.Adam was a proud veteran of WWII where he served as an Engineer on military tug boats. Although he would have liked to...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

HOMER - Sixteen million men and women served in World War II. Of those, 2 million remain alive.
Honoring Alaska's WWII history

In an old Army Air Force hangar in Yakutat, Bob Miller has boxes of World War II-era letters from soldiers to loved ones.
Ketchikan resident accepts grandfather's WWII medal

KETCHIKAN - A posthumous award from the Simon Wiesenthal Center honoring her grandfather has left Ketchikan resident Priscilla Schulte with a sense of sadness. Eduard Schulte stayed behind when his family left Europe after the close of World War II.
In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in room

...threats from China and North Korea.Secretary of State John Kerry said the shift marks a historic transformation in the post-WWII relationship between Tokyo and Washington that recognizes the "evolving risks and dangers both in Asia-Pacific and across...
Not For Web
Maxine Ione Marston

...Colorado University before leaving to pursue a position in the Denver City Attorney's office, a rare opportunity at the start of WWII.She married Robert W. Marston of Johnstown, Colorado in April of 1943, while he was enlisted in the U.S. Army. Towards...

The black and white photograph published in Monday's Empire about WWII veterans from Hoonah is of Edwin Harvey Lindoff. The caption erroneously said it was of William Horton, who also is a veteran from Hoonah.
Death Notice: Leray Francis Clements

...retired from the Alaska Department of Labor in 1975 while married to his wife of more than 30 years, Martha.Leray was a proud WWII veteran, serving in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, traveling to China, Burma and India during campaigns in those countries...
Death Notices
Death Notice: Edmund A. Hinke

...United in 1962, a group formed to retain the capital in Juneau. Hinke was a rescue pilot for 23 years. He was decorated in WWII for valor by King George V. at Buckingham Palace. Hinke was also a life insurance agent for 23 years. He is survived by...
Death Notices
Arts calendar

...haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant...PG-13) - Synopsis: After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft...


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