Folds of Honor Foundation

During Military funeral, the flag of the United States is draped over the casket. As a final salute, Taps is played. The flag is carefully folded 13 times and tucked into the shape of a bicorne hat.

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The United States Army’s 245th Birthday!

July 4, 1776, is commonly known as America’s Independence Day.  It was the day our great nation; the United States, was born.  One full year before the historic signing of the Deceleration of Independence, another significant event occurred… 

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Bryce Billetdeaux

Mr. Billetdeaux – 100 Year Old Navy & War Veteran

When Bryce Billetdeaux was born in 1920, Woodrow Wilson was president, and the Nineteenth Amendment that gave women the right to vote was ratified.

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Butler VA Connects with Vets Via their Video Connect

VA Video Connect can be used on almost any computer, tablet or mobile phone with an internet connection, a web camera and a microphone.
VA Video Connection uses encryption to ensure privacy in each session. Virtual care is personalized, safe and effective, and there are no co-payments associated with VVC appointments.
For more information on VVC or to download the app, visit the VA mobile app store.
 
 
By Paula Green
 

MARCHing into the Latest Military News in the ‘Burgh

Soldiers of 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division march into Soldiers Field House at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., July 28, during a welcome home ceremony. The 4th SBCT Soldiers returned from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Reese Von Rogatsz, 4th SBCT, 2nd Inf. Div. Public Affairs Office)

We have now entered into the third month of 2020, and it is a perfect time to “MARCH” you through the latest military news in Pittsburgh

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