3 World War II veterans receive posthumous awards

THREE World War II veterans were bestowed with posthumous awards Tuesday, April 10, on the occasion of Paggunita sa Capas 2018 in Tarlac province. Relatives of Private Serafin B. Peñaflor, Corporal Eugenio L. Huliganga and 2nd Lieutenant Benjamin Rivera … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:…

Underwater Warriors

Service members and veterans compete in the 100-meter freestyle swimming event in the 5th Annual Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials in Las Vegas, Feb. 25, 2018. The event focuses on adaptive athletic reconditioning for lasting effects on physical and emotional recovery. Air Force photo by…

Vital Vets

Retired Marines Len Maffioli and Damaso Sutis, both veterans of the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima, share stories with Marines at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Feb. 16, 2018. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Mark Lowe II VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

DoD, VA Release Online Tool to Help Vets With Discharge Upgrade Proces

WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2018 — A joint initiative between the Defense and Veterans Affairs departments has yielded a web-based tool that will provide customized guidance to veterans who desire to upgrade or change the conditions of their military discharge. “We are thrilled to have partnered…

Happy Veterans Day from the 455th AEW BAGRAM AIRFIELD, PARWAN PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN 11.10.2017 – YouTube

Defense Flash News : Happy Veterans Day from the 455th AEW BAGRAM AIRFIELD, PARWAN PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN 11.10.2017 Video by Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs 455th Air Expeditionary Wing There’s no other way to say it: You are heroes. You are the epitome of sacrifice. Thank you…

Happy Veterans Day 2017 – NC, UNITED STATES 11.09.2017 – YouTube

Defense Flash News : Happy Veterans Day 2017 NC, UNITED STATES 11.09.2017 Video by Sgt. Jamar Pugh North Carolina National Guard This video is in celebration and honor of all veterans who have served or are currently serving in our armed forces. Veterans Day is…

IAF Phases Out Mi-8 Chopper Fleet

IAF Phases Out Mi-8 Chopper Fleet. Early on Sunday, senior officers, airmen and veterans who once flew Mi-8, a soviet-era helicopter that has served the Indian Air Force(IAF) 45 years, will assemble at the Yelahanka Air Force Station to bid adieu to the chopper fleet….