World War I

Congressmember Bob Turner helps secure military headstone for World War I veteran
Congressmember Bob Turner helps secure military headstone for World War I veteran
News Melissa Chan 1/03/2012 at 3:26PM

Private First Class William Henry Hogan no longer lies in an unmarked grave. Thanks to Hogan’s hero — Congressmember Bob Turner, who took the reins in hunting down lost records of the World War I veteran — the family is now at peace. “It became an emotional thing,” said grandson Michael Hogan of Glendale. “Here [...]

Star of Queens: Randy Mcneil
Star of Queens: Randy Mcneil
News Alana Manning 11/08/2011 at 9:56AM

Community Involvement: Randy Mcneil has been working with the Howard Beach Memorial Services and the American Legion for the development of two memorials in Frank M. Charles Park in Howard Beach. The first has been completed – the Korean War Veterans Memorial. The second, dedicated to Frank M. Charles himself, who was killed in action [...]