Sponsors The VBC and the Pittsburgh’s Heinz History Center are holding a special Vietnam Veterans Day 50th Anniversary Event on March 29, 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The event will be held in-person at the Heinz History Center and will also be available online on Facebook and YouTube This free Vietnam Veterans Day event will honor and recognize all
Glenn Flickinger kicks off Black History Month with a talk about the famed Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. The VBC is hosting this event with Upper Saint Clair Township Library. Glenn presents the history through the story of one its youngest pilots: Colonel Harry Stewart. Registration is required. Space limited to 100. Who were the Tuskegee Airmen?
On the 50th anniversary of the Paris Peace Treaty ending US involvement in the Vietnam War, the Veterans Breakfast Club with Summer Hill Entertainment and VetStreamTV is hosting the world streaming premiere of its documentary, We Left as Brothers. The film will be screened on Zoom Friday, January 27 at 7pm ET (4pm PT)
Fifty-five years ago this day--January 30, 1968--the Viet Cong (VC) and North Vietnamese Army (NVA) launched surprise attacks upon American and South Vietnamese forces in South Vietnam. The attacks came when all sides had agreed upon a truce for Tet, Vietnamese Lunar New Year and a traditional holiday for return to home villages. More
Hollywood legend Jimmy Stewart flew twenty combat missions over Germany and France as a B-24 pilot, an experience that shaped the rest of his life. It wasn't easy initially for him to get into combat. Drafted in 1940, Stewart, a licensed pilot, failed the physical for being underweight. He then applied to the Air Corps, even