• #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran William Badders

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran William Badders, who served as a master diver between the first and second World Wars.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Raymond A. Spruance

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Raymond A. Spruance, who served in World War II and was one of the naval commanders during the Battle of Midway.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Raquel Bono

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Raquel Bono, a Filipino-American who served in the Navy for over three decades.

  • John Thach: Pacific Wildcat

    Navy Veteran John Thach served in World War II and the Korean War. He invented the Thach Weave and Big Blue Blanket Defense.

  • America250: Navy Veteran Sunita Williams

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Sunita Williams, who served as a Gulf War helicopter pilot before becoming a NASA astronaut.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Bruce Avery Van Voorhis

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Bruce Avery Van Voorhis. Van Voorhis served as an aviator during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Horacio Rivero Jr.

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Horacio Rivero Jr. Rivero served in World War II and Korea, later working in administrative positions in Washington.

  • Christian Crifasi: Cycling for a cause

    Navy Veteran Christian Crifasi biked 3,442-miles across the U.S. over 88 days, raising awareness and funds for the charity CreatiVets.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Donald Faith

    To celebrate Volunteer Week, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Donald “Don” Faith, who served as an aviation electrician during the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Charles F. Sams III

    In celebration of National Park Week, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran and National Park Service Director Charles F. Sams III. Sams served as mission planner during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Marion Frederic Ramírez de Arellano

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Marion Frederic Ramírez de Arellano, who was the first Hispanic naval officer to command a submarine.

  • America250: Navy Veteran George Wahlen

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran George Wahlen who served received a Medal of Honor for his actions at Iwo Jima in World War II.

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