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AVC Veteran Resource Center Coffee Social

Wednesday, 2/17 8 - 10 a.m. Veteran Resource Center (SSV 126)  Every other Wednesday, the AVC Veteran Resource Center hosts a coffee social.  This is a great...

From World War II to Afghanistan: USO Marks 75th Anniversary

DOD photograph by D. Myles CullenU.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S....

Officials announce winning design concept for National WWI Memorial

Illustration by Joe Weishaar and Sabin HowardArchitectural perspective drawing of the winning design for the World War I Memorial in Washington, D.C. The United...

Official urges families to learn about veteran burial honors

Planning funerals for military veterans and retirees can be overwhelming for their families, and the Defense Department’s director of casualty and mortuary affairs wants...

New vet lifeline created

A new national help hotline, Vets4Warriors, was recently created. The hotline's mission is to provide 24/7 confidential, stigma free peer support by veterans to active...

Officials plan announcement of WWI Memorial design team

The winning design team for the national World War I memorial will be announced Jan. 25, the commission charged with overseeing the centennial commemoration...

New members appointed to VA Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced the appointment of four new members to the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans. The committee was chartered Nov....

CSAF awards Silver Stars to Vietnam vets

Air Force photograph by Scott M. AshAir Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III congratulates retired Chief Master Sgt. Ronald W....

Edwards Airmen lay wreaths at Lancaster Cemetery

Courtesy photograph by Taliah SimsMaster Sgt. Robert Sims, 912th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron lays a wreath on a grave of a veteran at Lancaster...

Remembering the sacrifices veterans gave to our nation

Nestled in the tiny old seafaring New England village of Columbia Falls, Maine, lies a forest of over 5,000 acres of Balsam fir trees....