Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Shane Mields.

Shane served in the Navy from 1991 to 1999 as a Damage Controlman.

He served in Japan and Washington state. While deployed, Shane visited ports in Japan, Korea, Singapore, the Philippines, Australia, Abu Dahbi, Honk Kong, and more.

He was awarded a Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal for his service.

Thank you for your service, Shane!


Nominate a Veteran for #VeteranOfTheDay

Do you want to light up the face of a special Veteran? Have you been wondering how to tell your Veteran they are special to you? You’re in luck! VA’s #VeteranOfTheDay social media feature is an opportunity to highlight your Veteran and his/her service.

It’s easy to nominate a Veteran. All it takes is an email to newmedia@va.gov with as much information as you can put together, along with some good photos. Visit our blog post about nominating to learn how to create the best submission.

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Published on Mar. 27, 2018

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