PEARL HARBOR (Aug. 1, 2018)

Korean War veterans pay respects after an honorable carry ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Aug. 1, 2018. The United Nations Command recently repatriated 55 transfer cases from North Korea to the U.S. that contain what are believed to be the remains of American…

Veteran Convention

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses thousands of Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary members during the 119th VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Mo., July 23, 2018. DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Dominique…

Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Pa

The Defense Department has identified more than 130,000 veterans who may be eligible for a refund for taxes paid on their disability severance payment. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Pa

Tech Qualled and Winthrop Resources Work Together to Bring More U.S. Military Veterans into the Technology Finance Sector

… veterans secure jobs at the technology company. Tech Qualled was started … . “Conversely, military veterans see opportunities that await them in the technology industry … KEYWORD: EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT NETWORKS SOFTWARE OTHER TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

World War II Veterans Hold Reunion at Camp Blanding Joint Training Cen

For years, veterans of the Army’s 66th Infantry Division have reunited to reminisce about their time together fighting in World War II, to share stories of how their lives have changed since then, and to recall fond memories of those brothers they lost along the…

Service Dogs Provide Love, Laughter, Support at DoD Warrior Games

While the service members and veterans competing in the 2018 Department of Defense Warrior Games filled the seats with spectators at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., their canine companions often stole the spotlight. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Service Dogs Provide Love,…

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…