POW endured brutal conditions in WWII

May 1, 2019
While his wife and two small sons were celebrating Christmas Day in the United States, Art Van Moorlehem was imprisoned inside a boxcar in Germany during World War II. Van Moorlehem passed away last July at age 96 in Arlington, ...

Double Duty

November 1, 2018
Paratrooper, POW served in WWII, Korean conflict At the age 94, Elvin “Speed” Homan, of the Glencoe area, has a vivid memory of serving his country in the military during World War II and the Korean conflict. He served eight ...

Guardian angel has been ‘very busy’ says former POW

October 30, 2013
Willie Holm, of Benson, said he has a guardian angel that’s been with him through everything he’s encountered in life, including when he was held as a prisoner of war in a concentration camp in Germany. “I definitely believe in ...