World War II

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A group of military veterans are calling on Florida Senate leaders to hear a bill that would increase penalties for defacing any Veterans memorial across the state.

Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs Facebook

Did you know it’s worse to vandalize a public telephone than deface a Veterans’ monument in Florida? As one of the most populous states for veterans, Florida lawmakers are trying to correct that.

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For the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, WFSU is looking back on some of the Floridians who served.

State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. And, the Florida Department of State is commemorating the end of the war effort this week with a campaign called “Victory Florida.”