U.S. AIR FORCE BIRTHDAY

U.S. AIR FORCE BIRTHDAY

The Air Force Birthday on September 18th commemorates the establishment of The United States Air Force. From the moment the Wright brothers found a way to soar with the birds, the military incorporated aeronautical pursuits into their missions. However, the Air Force...

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POW / MIA Recognition Day

POW / MIA Recognition Day

You Are Not Forgotten – that's the central phrase behind the POW/MIA remembrance movement which honors America's prisoners of war, those who are still missing in action and their families. Many of our service members suffered as prisoners of war during several decades...

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Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

On September 17, 1787, the Founding Fathers signed the U.S. Constitution. For the past 225 years, the Constitution has served as the supreme law of the land. The Constitution, along with the Bill of Rights and other amendments, define our government and guarantee our...

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American Legion Day

American Legion Day

The American Legion has served wartime veterans through promoting patriotism, military service, national security, and dedication to current service members and veterans alike. The American Legion will celebrate its 101st birthday on Monday, September 16, 2021. The...

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Labor Day

Labor Day

Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. Labor Day is still...

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VJ Day

VJ Day

On August 14, 1945, it was announced that Japan had surrendered unconditionally to the Allies, effectively ending World War II. Since then, both August 14 and August 15 have been known as “Victory over Japan Day,” or simply “V-J Day.” The term has also been used for...

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National Service Dog Month

National Service Dog Month

September is National Service Dog Month, a time marked to pay tribute to the animals who support Americans with special training to help with people dealing with vision impairment, medical issues, mental health, and many other areas. A service dog is trained for as...

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