Tag Archives: service members

131110-M-EV637-008thumb

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel pays tribute to U.S. military veterans in this special Veterans Day message.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator, Veterans Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment
President Obama speaks to troops on Bagram Air Field

President Barack Obama proclaims Nov. 11, Veterans Day, reminding American citizens that responsibilities to vets will always endure.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator, Veterans Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Photo: Jim Dykstra holds up a photo in McLean, Va., Nov. 2, 2013, that was taken during his time in the Vietnam War. (U.S. Defense Department photo by Jessica L. Tozer/Released)

Twenty-one Months: A Vietnam veteran shares his journey from combat camera to Capitol Hill with blogger Jessica L. Tozer.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator, Veterans Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Photo: Army troops on board a LCT, ready to ride across the English Channel to France. Some of these men wear 101st Airborne Division insignia. (Official U.S. Navy Photograph, National Archives courtesy photo / Released June 12, 1944)

U.S. troops on board a landing craft tank are ready to cross the English Channel to Normandy, France, June 12, 1944.
Read More

Posted in Rotator, Veterans Day, Worth A Thousand Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Photo: UH-1D Iroquois helicopters airlift members of the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regt. From the Fihol Rubber Plantation to a new staging area during "Operation Wahiawa", a search and destroy mission conducted by the 25th Infantry Division, northeast of Cu Chi, Vietnam.(U.S. Army photo by SFC James K.F. Dung/ Released)

UH-1D Iroquois helicopters airlift U.S. service members assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment from the Fihol Rubber Plantation to a new staging area during Operation Wahiawa, northeast of Cu Chi, Vietnam, May 1966.
Read More

Posted in Rotator, Veterans Day, Worth A Thousand Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment