Tagged: Military Observance Public Service Announcement

Anniversary of the Army Chaplain Corps

Anniversary of the Army Chaplain Corps Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! The U.S. Army Chaplaincy provides religious support to America’s Army while assisting commanders in ensuring the right of free exercise of religion for all Soldiers. In short, we nurture the living, care for the wounded, and honor the fallen. Since… Read more

National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day

National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});… Read more

Anniversary of the Creation of the Veterans Administration

Anniversary of the Creation of the Veterans Administration Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! Which is what most people still call the VA even though their official name is the Department of Veterans Affairs. The establishment of the Veterans Administration came in 1930 when Congress authorized the president to “consolidate and coordinate… Read more

Operation Red Wings Observance

Operation Red Wings Observance Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! A brief history of Operation Red Wings: On June 28, 2005, deep behind enemy lines east of Asadabad in the Hindu Kush of Afghanistan, a very committed four-man Navy SEAL team was conducting a reconnaissance mission at the unforgiving altitude of approximately… Read more

U.S. Flag Day

U.S. Flag Day Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress approved the design of a national flag. Since 1916, when President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a National Flag Day on June 14, Americans have commemorated the adoption of the Stars and Stripes by… Read more

US Army Birthday

US Army Birthday View a list of businesses owned by past and present Army personnel View a list of famous quotes about the United States Army View a detailed history of the United States Army including a list of conflicts Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! Two hundred forty one years ago,… Read more
75th Anniversary of D-Day

D-Day Invasion Anniversary

D-Day Invasion Anniversary Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! Only 10 days each month were suitable for launching the operation: a day near the full Moon was needed both for illumination during the hours of darkness and for the spring tide, the former to illuminate navigational landmarks for the crews of aircraft, gliders… Read more