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Thirteen Marines stand in a group for a photo. Two in the front are holding up a sign that says “Operation Birthday Cake, Happy Birthday, From USO Foster.” One in the middle is holding a cake, while one in the background gives two thumbs up.

The USO Pacific’s Operation Birthday Cake has been surprising service members for over a decade now. USO Okinawa recently delivered its 5,000th cake!
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We’ve all heard the term “military brat,” but where and when did it originate? The answer isn’t cut and dry.
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Part 4: DoD beneficiaries enrolled in the soon-to-be-ending TRICARE Retiree Dental Program now have access to FEDVIP for 2019 dental and vision coverage.
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PART 2: TRICARE open season is fast approaching. Check out how to enroll here, and find out how much each available plan will cost for you.
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PART 1: Pretty soon you and your family will be able to enroll in a health care plan during TRICARE open season. So what options do you have?
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