Tag: United States military

Veterans Day Honoring Military History and Heroes

Veterans Day Veterans Day, formally known as Armistice Day, was set aside as a day to remember and reflect upon the agreement that ended the fighting during the First World War.  With every minute that passes throughout Veterans Day there

Medal of Honor Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer

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Since 1863 the Medal of Honor has been awarded to 3458 recipients. Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer is the first living Marine to receive the award for extraordinary service and duty in the Iraq/Afghan war.

In the Army the Stryker Brigade Combat Team

In the army the basic salary for a private with less than 2 years experience is around $17,611 according to GoArmy.com. When compared with the cast of the Jersey Shore, Snooki makes $10,000 for an hour appearance at a bar.

Independence Day and Our Armed Forces

The United States of America; no other country is like it. As our Independence Day approaches one cannot help but have a sense of pride about all our country has achieved. America is not just a country; it’s an idea…