(USMilitary.com Staff) In a move that was announced early 2020, the U.S. military made its final exit from Afghanistan. By the end of August of 2021, the final American troops had left the country.The exit plan was first put into place via the Doha Agreement, also known as the Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan. It outlined withdrawal of U.S. troops, and peaceful … [Read more...] about Afghanistan Withdrawal, Americans Left Behind
“Thank you for not only serving our country but for opening up to tell the world about your Christianity...” Medal of Honor Gold Star Family MemberL.C. (Larry) Fowler is an exciting new Christian nonfiction author. He was born and raised in the southern United States and gave up college to follow his dream of attending Basic Underwater Demolition SEAL (BUD/S) … [Read more...] about Autobiography Compares Living Faithfully With Navy SEAL Training (BUD/S).
(August 26, 2021 DOD) On behalf of the men and women of the Department of Defense, I express my deepest condolences to the loved ones and teammates of all those killed and wounded in Kabul today. Terrorists took their lives at the very moment these troops were trying to save the lives of others.We mourn their loss. We will treat their wounds. And we will … [Read more...] about Statement by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III on the Attack at Hamid Karzai International Airport
By Kim Lengling for USMilitary.comHave you thought about what the American Flag means?What it symbolizes? Have you taught your children the history of the American Flag?Today the flag consists of thirteen horizontal stripes, seven red alternating with 6 white. The stripes represent the original 13 Colonies; the stars represent the 50 states of the Union. The colors of the … [Read more...] about This 4th of July: What does the American Flag mean to you?
Military spouses often are the family's chief financial officer. From managing permanent-change-of-station moves to unexpected emergencies and changes in pay, there is little doubt about the importance of understanding the unique circumstances of managing personal finances in the military life.In recognition of military spouses and the important role they have in keeping … [Read more...] about New Military Spouse Website For Better Management Of Family Financial Interests