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New memorial honors Native American sacrifice on D-Day

DOD photograph by Airman 1st Class Alexis C. SchultzD-Day veterans Charles Shay, right, and George Kline shake hands at the Charles Shay Memorial...

D-Day veterans describe ‘total chaos’ of beach landings 73 years later

Army photograph by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.Lt. Gen. Gary H. Cheek, director of the Army Staff, takes a moment to talk with...

Tribute to the fallen: 73 years and counting

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman Devin BoyerFrench children release balloons into the air during a D-Day remembrance ceremony at the United States...

Veterans can visit VetVerify.org for Exchange online shopping authentication

As the Department of Defense’s military exchange services prepare to welcome potentially 13 million honorably discharged Veterans back to their military families this coming...

Vet Briefs May 31

Minnesota sailor killed at Pearl Harbor finally laid to rest EMMONS, Minn.--A Minnesota sailor killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 has received...

Vietnam vet prefers focus on those who didn’t return

Army photographRetired Army Capt. Jefferson Keel is also Lt. Gov. of the Chickasaw Nation. He's shown here during a recent visit to the...

Every day is Memorial Day for veterans at Vietnam Wall

There's hardly a day at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that Patrick Pellerin doesn't see an emotional, often tearful veteran or family member looking up...

Care, benefits for veterans strengthened by $186.5 billion VA budget

In his fiscal year 2018 budget, President Donald Trump is proposing $186.5 billion for the Department of Veterans Affairs. The budget request will ensure the...

Annual Armed Forces Day parade honors military

Navy photograph by PO2 Billy HoA Soldier assigned to the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin directs an armored vehicle during the annual...

Vet Briefs May 22

Sailor killed at Pearl Harbor finally buried in Michigan The remains of a Michigan sailor killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor have been buried...