War Stories: Leon Devereaux

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the story of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war, and some who didn’t.

For this week, we introduce you to the story of WWII pilot and former Bend mayor, Leon Devereaux.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Susan Fenske

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veteran, some who made it back from their war, and some who didn’t.

We introduce you to the story of Susan Fenske, a Prineville woman who deployed to Iraq as a combat medic in 2003.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s War Veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Peggy Sweet

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week we introduce you to the story of Air Force veteran, Peggy Sweet.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s War Veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Dick Watson

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week, we introduce you to the story of 92-year-old navy veteran Dick Watson.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Bob Maxwell – Part 2

Every Monday night, we bring you the story of Central Oregon war veterans and last week we profiled the oldest living medal of honor recipient, Bob Maxwell. This week, we have part two of Bob’s story beginning with the fateful night during World War II that changed his life forever.

Thanks to Bob for sharing his story and a special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s War Veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Bob Maxwell – Part 1

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

In this episode, War Stories producer Warren Shultz looks at the life of the oldest living Medal of Honor recipient, who lives in Bend. Army World War II veteran Bob Maxwell.

Thanks to Bob for sharing his story and a special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

 

War Stories: Bud Evert

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week we introduce you to the story of World War II Navy veteran, Bud Evert.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Ben Lemire

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

In this episode, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to a navy veteran and longtime resident of Terrebonne, Ben Lemire.

Thanks to Ben for sharing his story and a special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Eugene Brick

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week we introduce you to the story of World War II Navy veteran and Bend native, Eugene Brick.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Honor Flight

In our weekly War Stories series we usually profile one veteran from Central Oregon, but this week, we have ten.

They were part of an annual Honor Flight, hosted by the Bend Heroes Foundation, giving World War II veterans from Oregon a chance to take a trip of a lifetime to the nation’s capitol and Central Oregon Daily’s Warren Shultz went along for the ride.

special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories.