Deb Fischer's proposal would give assault victims more input and boost standards for commanders.
'VERY BEST OF THE BEST'
FIRST-HAND HISTORY LESSON
'HE WAS THE GO-TO GUY ALL HIS LIFE'
Steve Liewer is the military affairs reporter for The World-Herald. You can reach him by phone at 402-444-1186 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
At War, At Home: World War II
The World-Herald is marking the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a special book honoring the Nebraskans and Iowans who helped the nation win a war. The newspaper's stunning words and photographs capture the sacrifice and commitment of a special generation of Americans. The book, priced at $29.95, can be ordered at OWHstore.com.
At War, At Home: The Cold War
The World-Herald takes a special look back at the Nebraskans and Iowans whose courage and commitment helped prevent nuclear war and lift the Iron Curtain. The book relates the history of the decades-long struggle with gripping archived stories and photographs. Newly collected memories of those who served in Korea, Vietnam and the Strategic Air Command provide vivid detail of the period. Coverage of the 2012 Cold War Victory Salute parade also is included. Buy this book for $29.95 at OWHstore.com.
The Omaha World-Herald is remembering the troops killed in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars with a special online feature, Remember the Fallen. Our searchable database includes biographical information, photos and archived stories about each of the Midlanders who gave their lives defending the nation.