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Remembering the Forgotten War


On June 25, 1950, an army of about 75,000 soldiers from the Soviet-backed communist North Korea surged across the 38th parallel...

Eligibility requirements for USBA membership


Making the decision to become a USBA Member can be one of the most important and helpful decisions you make. As a Member, we want you to know that you’ll be part of...

Celebrating the Fourth of July


When armed conflict between American colonists and British soldiers began in 1775, the colonists were simply fighting to secure their rights as subjects of the British crown...

Transitioning to civilian jobs from the military


When you join the U.S. Military, you’re given the chance to develop valuable skills, thanks to the training investment made in service members...

Honoring the Symbol of our Freedom


The American flag’s history is directly tied with the creation of the Continental Army. The Revolutionary War had just begun, and the Continental Congress...

National PTSD Awareness Month


When men and women enlist in the military, they understand the risk of potential injury that comes with serving their country. What they may be less prepared for are injuries...

Memorial Day: Remembering our Heroes


For many Americans, Memorial Day is celebrated as the unofficial first day of summer. For those of us with ties to the military through our own service or the service of a loved one...

Honoring National Nurses Week


Nurses have been caring for American soldiers, both on the battlefield and off, since the Revolutionary War, when General George Washington requested...

The Army supports Earth Day


For many years leading up to the first Earth Day in 1970, pollution had become a reality that was largely ignored by most Americans. Cars were large and inefficient...

Free Tickets for military members, veterans and their families


If one of the things you’re most looking forward to is being able to attend exciting in-person events again, we have great news for you. Free tickets are...

Honoring the Month of the Military Child


As a society, we tend to focus our appreciation on the men and women who make sacrifices to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. While this is vitally important...

Celebrating Medal of Honor Day


Honor and duty are a way of life for members of the United States military. These are traits that are both understood and expected. Some individuals, however, go above and beyond...