Honoring the Greatest Generation: Veterans share stories of service

Veterans share stories of service

There are more than 18 million veterans living in the United States. Every single one has sacrificed so that we may succeed. All soldiers have stories from their service. Some are more willing to share them than others. We found many of them right here in Kentuckiana.

Louisville’s Belmont Village may be a far cry from boot camp. Its bright building is a stark contrast from the barracks and bases, but many here remember when those other places were home.

They’ve now been out of the military far longer than they were in it. The decades have come and gone, but those years are far from faded.

WHAS11’s Sara Wagner visited with six veterans that reside at Belmont Village St. Matthews to learn about their service.

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