Tagged: military holidays

US Navy (USN) Birthday

US Navy (USN) Birthday Click here to view businesses owned by U.S. Navy Veterans (and active duty/reservists) Click here to view USN military quotes Click here to view famous veterans Click here to view the history of the USN and anniversaries On Friday, October 13, 1775, meeting in Philadelphia, the Continental Congress voted to fit out two sailing vessels, armed… Read more

Columbus Day

Columbus Day National Purple Heart Month is observed for the entire month of August.  It is a month dedicated to remembering and honoring the brave men and women of the United States Armed Forces who were killed in action or wounded on the battlefield.  Purple Heart Day is observed on August 7th each year. Click here to see a full… Read more

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});… Read more

Gold Star Mother’s and Gold Star Family’s Day

Gold Star Mother’s and Gold Star Family’s Day On the last Sunday in September, Gold Star Mother’s Day is observed in the U.S. in honor of Gold Star mothers, as established in Title 36 § 111 of the United States Code. This was originally declared by Senate Joint Resolution 115 of June 23, 1936. In September 2012, Barack Obama issued… Read more

US Air Force (USAF) Birthday

USA Air Force (USAF) Birthday Businesses owned by Air Force veterans, active duty and USAF spouses View the history of the United States Air Force View famous quotes regarding the U.S. Air Force The United States Air Force became a separate military service on September 18, 1947, with the implementation of the National Security Act of 1947. The Act created… Read more

Air National Guard Birthday

Air National Guard Birthday The Air National Guard (ANG), alsonown as the Air Guard, is a federal military reserve force as well as the militia air force of each U.S. state, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the territories of Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It, along with each state’s, district’s, commonwealth’s or territory’s Army… Read more

Office Of The Secretary of Defense Birthday

Office Of The Secretary of Defense Birthday Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});… Read more