Tag Archives: ceremony

As the U.S. gets set to accept possible remains of men killed during the Korean War, the DPAA says similar transfers in the past have helped many families find closure.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Inside the DoD, Korean War Armistice, Military Families, Military History, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Remains Sent from North Korea Not a First for U.S.

The drum line taps in as music portrays a day with Marine Corps field bands.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Marine Corps Field Band
Photo: Lt. Gen. John Toolan, left, and Marines assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment render a salute during the National Anthem, during an award ceremony at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014. Four Marines assigned to the battalion received awards for their heroic actions while deployed to Helmand Province Afghanistan. They were responsible for saving the lives of numerous Marines through their individual accomplishments. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Christopher J. Moore/Released)

Four Marines, assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, received awards for their heroic actions while deployed to Helmand Province Afghanistan.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Under the Cover of Darkness

Today, for National POW/MIA Recognition Day, we honor the sacrifice of service members who were prisoners of war or are still missing in action.
Read More

Posted in DoD News, Family Focus Friday, Rotator | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on No One Left Behind – National POW/MIA Recognition Day
Photo: 1,024 2nd Lieutenants of the U.S. Air Force Academy Class of 2013 toss their hats in the air after their graduation ceremony at the Academy's Falcon Field in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 29, 2013. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Mike Kaplan/Released)

1,024 newly commissioned Air Force 2nd lieutenants toss their hats in the air after their graduation ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Academy’s Falcon Field in Colorado Springs, Colo. May 29, 2013.
Read More

Posted in Rotator, Worth A Thousand Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Worth A Thousand Words: Hip Hip Hooah