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October 16, 2018
New exhibit brings Bong Center, CAF together
October 16, 2018 - 7:58am
October 10, 2017
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After years of searching Goodridge, Minn., man returns WWII vet's watch
October 10, 2017 - 8:16am
July 12, 2017
Mary Hagen of Duluth holds a photo of her brother James Hubert, a World War II vet who died in battle in the South Pacific Island of Tarawa. DNA testing identified his long-lost remains that will be brought home to be buried this summer. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday
July 12, 2017 - 11:36pm
July 6, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar presents Catherine Tauer with the Bronze Star and Purple Heart medals that her late husband Staff Sergeant Gerald Jacobsen earned during World War II. S. M. Chavey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
His remains finally identified, the wife of a deceased WWII soldier from Minnesota receives his medals
July 6, 2017 - 8:51pm
July 7, 2010
Glidden native honored with flag raising
July 7, 2010 - 8:19am
March 23, 2010
Honor Flight helps World War ll vets
March 23, 2010 - 12:12pm
October 22, 2009
Fran Searle holds the plaque she and husband, Roger, back, donated to Douglas County as Maj. Richard I. Bong's sister Joyce Erickson reads the inscription on the bottom. The plaque explains General Douglas McArthur, who entered the U.S. Army in Ashland and earned a Medal of Honor in 1942, awarded Bong the Medal of Honor in 1944. 
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Plaque honors American hero at courthouse
October 22, 2009 - 8:06pm