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United States Flag To Be Displayed At Half-Staff On 5/15 In Honor Of Peace Officers Memorial Day

Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week is an observance in the United States that pays tribute to the local, state, and Federal peace officers. The Memorial takes place on May 15, and Police Week is the calendar week in which the Memorial falls. Peace Officers Memorial Day was created on October 1, 1961, when Congress asked the president to designate… Read more

National Gathering Celebrates 2.5 million Women Who Have Served Our Nation’s Military

On October 20th, hundreds of active-duty women and veterans gathered at Arlington National Cemetery to celebrate the legacy of more than 2.5 million women who have served in the nation’s military. Former WACs, WAVEs, WMs, WAFs and SPARS shared with their active-duty counterparts in the contributions women have made to the U.S. military that are enshrined at the Women in… Read more

May 15th Is Peace Officers Memorial Day, Flags to Fly at Half Staff (Mast) | Veteran Owned Business Observance PSA

Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week is an observance in the United States that pays tribute to the local, state, and Federal peace officers. The Memorial takes place on May 15, and Police Week is the calendar week in which the Memorial falls. Peace Officers Memorial Day was created on October 1, 1961, when Congress asked the president to designate… Read more