Tagged: Military Observance Public Service Announcement

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! May 22nd is National Maritime Day, first declared so by Congress in 1933, the date that the American steamship Savannah set sail from Savannah, Georgia on the first ever transoceanic voyage under steam power. SS Savannah was an American hybrid sailing ship/sidewheel steamer… Read more

Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Week Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! Armed Forces Week is traditionally scheduled to coincide with Armed Forces Day and offers an opportunity for our community to express its gratitude to our military for their dedication and service to our great nation.  Armed Forces Day is celebrated annually on the… Read more

Air Force Reserve Birthday

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

Month of the Military Child

April is the Month of the Military Child April is “Month of the Military Child” (Military Child Appreciation Month). This month (and every month) we celebrate and support military children and recognize the sacrifices they make having a father and/or mother serving in the U.S. Armed Forces! Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and… Read more

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day March 29th is recognized as Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day in many states, counties and cities.  Some states/counties/cities observe Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day on March 30th. Click here to see a full list of military holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and observances! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});… Read more

National Medal of Honor Day

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

National K9 Veterans Day

National K9 Veterans Day March 13th marks “National K9 Veterans Day” in the USA which is the anniversary of the official forming back in 1942 of the U.S. Army K9 Corps.  Retired military dog trainer, Joseph White, is credited with creating the idea for National K9 Veterans Day”.  Join VOB in thanking Click here to see a full list of… Read more