May 14, 2016

Heroic Titanic seaman to finally get a gravestone

A seaman whose quick actions aboard a lifeboat are credited with saving passengers during the Titanic’s sinking will finally receive a headstone on his grave, nearly 75 years after his death. Titanic enthusiasts from around the world were expected to join members of Robert ...

Ex-fighter pilot and anti-war activist Kaname Harada dies at 99

May 7, 2016

Ex-fighter pilot and anti-war activist Kaname Harada dies at 99

Kaname Harada, a former Japanese fighter pilot and anti-war activist, died Tuesday in Nagano due to multiple organ failure, his family said. He was 99. Harada participated in the attack on Pearl Harbor during World War II, having flown the Imperial Japanese Navy’s legendary ...