Military Families

Photo: Army Pfc. Timothy Trotter, embraces his daughter Talitha, 5, during a welcome home ceremony Jan. 7, 2013 at Fort Knox's Natcher Physical Fitness Center. Trotter and more than 70 other Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division returned home from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. (U.S. Army Photo By: Sgt. Thomas Duval)

It’s a time to reinforce that each of us plays a role in keeping our children safe and healthy.
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The Medal of Honor is the most prestigious award bestowed upon servicemen and women for personal acts of valor.  Get to know a few of those decorated veterans here.

The Medal of Honor is the most prestigious award given to service members. Get to know a few of the recipients here.
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Jessica L. Tozer shares her story about her life-long (but not intentional) tradition of having not-so-happy holidays, and why she still thinks it’s a day worth celebrating.
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Our military is only as strong as the family supporting it. It’s with that idea in mind that we hold a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable to discuss Military Family Month.
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Ms. Rosemary Freitas Williams, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, will discuss Military Family Month during a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable.
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