As Veteran’s Day approaches, a brief history of the holiday serves as a reminder to honor our strong troops.
List of 2020 Military holidays shipping deadlines. Keep easy track of military shipping deadlines when sending mail to APO/FPO/DPO addresses.
The effects of the pandemic led to the NFL and USAA to reinvent their Salute to Service program. This year, the NFL and USAA have announced an updated program sweepstakes, where active-duty military and veterans can enter to win five Ultimate Fan Cave prize packages.
Mets Legend and Marines veteran Tom Seaver passed away on August 31, 2020, at age 75 after complications from dementia and COVID-19.
A few days ago, United States Army Specialist was on his way home to see the birth of his first child in Brandon, Mississippi, after training at Fort Bliss, Texas […]
As of this post’s publish date, more than 2,400 veteran parents and parents-to-be have signed up to be a part of the a grand, sweeping nationwide baby shower that the […]
There are more than 25 million American “military brats”, an affectionate nickname for the children of the United States military. In 2016, a new holiday was established so we don’t […]
This week, a new monument was unveiled at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. The Vietnam Helicopter Pilot and Crewmember Monument was revealed off and honored amid a crowd at the […]
“You know I love you to the moon and back baby?” asked United States Army Private David Villegas, talking to his five-year-old daughter Ellie via a live video feed on […]
A “tradition unlike any other” was heavily influenced by a military unlike any other. This weekend, while we all gawk at the more than 60 magnolia trees, the azaleas, “Amen […]
Tammy Duckworth — former United States Army officer and the first female disabled combat veteran to win a seat in the U.S. Senate as well as the first Asian American […]
On this day, 76 years ago, 2,402 Americans were killed when the Imperial Japanese Navy launched a surprise attack on the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, […]
On this day now 242 years ago in 1775, the Second Continental Congress established the Continental Marines with the following “decree”: That two battalions of Marines be raised consisting of […]
On Monday, 15 United States Marines and one U.S. Navy sailor were killed when the military transport plane they were aboard experienced a “midair failure“, and crashed into soybean fields […]
A photograph taken by a freelance journalist in California depicting three firefighters rescuing an American flag in the middle of a raging wildfire has attained virality this week, with some even […]
United States Army Staff Sergeant Salvatore Giunta — the first living service member since the Vietnam War to be awarded the military’s most prestigious honor — took off the iconic light […]
When an American military service member is killed in combat, their loved ones must come face-to-face with the casualty assistance calls officer on the other side of a door. Bob […]
Sometimes a big problem can be solved with a small solution. In Kansas City, Missouri, the Veterans Community Project has set out to build a community of tiny houses for homeless […]
The United States Air Force is taking on the United States Navy, for a chair, in Washington, DC. In a way. To be a lot more specific, a retired U.S. […]
“It’s something we, as private citizens, need to do.” This is what Vietnam veteran Chuck Howe explains as his reasoning for creating a War on Terror memorial, the first of its kind. […]