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Stories with organization: German armed forces
  • World War II POWs from Colorado get long-delayed medals 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 6:11 pm

    LAKEWOOD, Colorado - Stooped with age but still smiling and joking, three Colorado veterans who were taken prisoner by the German military in World War II got their medals Thursday, more than 70 years after they were liberated.

  • Germany turning 62 military bases into nature reserves 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 8:41 am

    BERLIN - Germany's Environment Ministry says 62 former military bases and training areas are being turned into nature reserves, providing some 77,000 new acres of protected land for wildlife.