Operation Homecoming for Vietnam POWs Marks 40 Years
by Donna Miles, American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2013 – Forty years ago today, a C-141A Starlifter transport jet with a distinctive red cross on its tail lifted off from Hanoi, North...
Medal of Honor Recipient Earns Place in Hall of Heroes
By Amaani Lyle, American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2013 – A U.S. Army soldier who was awarded the Medal of Honor for risking his life to save his comrades during an ambush in Afghanistan...
Area Recruiters Carry the Nation's Colors for the 47th Super Bowl
By Jennifer Villaume, Public Affairs Specialist, Baton Rouge Recruiting Battalion
NEW ORLEANS, La. -- Local service members will present the Nation’s Colors to kick off the Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes...
First Lady, Dr. Biden Vow to Continue ‘Joining Forces’
By Donna Miles, American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2013 – Lauding Americans’ increased outpouring to service members, their families and veterans, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill...
Volunteers Come Together For National Day of Service
By Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone C. Marshall Jr., American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2013 – In conjunction with tomorrow’s observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, about...