Veterans Day 2015

VA's mission is to fulfill President Lincoln's promise to care for those "who shall have borne the battle” by serving and honoring the men and women who are America’s Veterans and their families.

  1. Events and ceremonies honoring America's Veterans happen November 11, 2015, throughout the U.S. and around the world. Below are highlights from some of those events. The most recent posts are at the top of the story, with earlier items following.
  2. Veterans Day 2015 - Camp Nelson National Cemetery
    Veterans Day 2015 - Camp Nelson National Cemetery
  3. @daveterans National Commander Moses A. McIntosh, Jr & his daughter lay a wreath at the Vietnam National Memorial. #VeteransDay
    @daveterans National Commander Moses A. McIntosh, Jr & his daughter lay a wreath at the Vietnam National Memorial. #VeteransDay
  4. A U.S. #Marine from the Amputee VA Support Team (AVAST) posts the National colors during the #Tampa VA Medical Center Veterans Day Ceremony #HonoringVets. (Credit: @deptvetaffairs)
    A U.S. #Marine from the Amputee VA Support Team (AVAST) posts the National colors during the #Tampa VA Medical Center Veterans Day Ceremony #HonoringVets. (Credit: @deptvetaffairs)
  5. The Pike High School Navy JROTC lines up before the Veterans Day Parade through downtown Indianapolis, IN, on Wednesday, November 11.
    The Pike High School Navy JROTC lines up before the Veterans Day Parade through downtown Indianapolis, IN, on Wednesday, November 11.
  6. Veterans in Danville, Ky., are treated to lunch at the community's annual Veterans Appreciation Day event at the local National Guard Armory. #HonoringVets #VeteransDay
    Veterans in Danville, Ky., are treated to lunch at the community's annual Veterans Appreciation Day event at the local National Guard Armory. #HonoringVets #VeteransDay
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