Tanya H. Lee
10/24/14
A daughter and granddaughter of Vietnam, World War II and World War I veterans, Stephanie Birdwell, Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, brings understanding and passion to her job as the ...
Steve Russell
12/11/13

I signed up for a four-year military hitch in 1964 and volunteered for Vietnam a year later. I spent that four-year hitch becoming more and more disillusioned about the war I had been so eager to fight....

Steve Russell
11/11/13

Armies are instruments acting out the will of politicians. So I have always understood, but Plains Indians back in the day had a different understanding. You could tell a leader not by his regalia, but by whether anybody was following....

Dr. Dean Chavers
8/31/13
I never liked Ronald Reagan and still don’t. The fact that he tear-gassed me had a little to do with it. But it wasn't personal...
Johnny Rustywire
8/17/13

It was summertime in the Chuska Mountains on the Navajo rez and everyone was living up in their sheep camps. There were some boys who had put in a full day of work and were heading back down to the valley below. It was 1968....

Dr. Dean Chavers
6/29/13
I flew 138 missions in the B-52 in Vietnam. It took me four tours and almost three years to do it. I was there 17 months in 1966, 1967, and 1968...
Erik LeDuc
6/22/13
Theodore Harvey's a modest man that lives simply...
ICTMN Staff
6/13/13
The Cherokee Nation honored three veterans, including renowned Indian artist Donald Vann and two Iraq War veterans, with the Cherokee Medal of Patriotism at its June Tribal Council...
ICTMN Staff
5/27/13
California's largest Memorial Day service, with more than 15,000 people expected to participate, is the annual Memorial Day Observance at Green Hills Memorial Park...

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