World War I

Black and Jewish WWI Heroes Finally Receive Medal of HonorWebster Groves resident Elsie Shemin-Roth (center) receives her late father's Medal of Honor from President Obama.
97 Years Later, Jewish and Black WWI Vet to Receive Medal of HonorNearly a century after Sgt. William Shemin pulled wounded comrades to safety on a World War I battlefield, his heroism has finally earned him the nation's highest service medal.
Honoring War Dead Near SwanseaA monument honoring eight veterans buried in a Metro-East cemetery has been dedicated.
Iowa Library Finds World War I Posters In Attic A northwest Iowa library is displaying what staff believe are original World War I-era posters hidden for decades in the building's attic.

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