• #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Stephen W. Pless

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Corps Veteran Stephen W. Pless, who served in the Vietnam War and is the only Marine aviator to be awarded a Medal of Honor during the war.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Alan Shepard

    Alan Shepard served in the Navy aboard a destroyer and as a test pilot. He was a member of the NASA Mercury Seven and became the first American to travel into space.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Charles W. Whittlesey

    Army Veteran Charles W. Whittlesey is a Medal of Honor Recipient and is today’s Veteran of the Day.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Hank Welzel

    Army Veteran Hank Welzel served in the Korean War, but his military experience began in the German Army during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Ronald L. Green

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Corps Veteran Ronald L. Green, who was the 18th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Calvin Leon Graham

    Navy Veteran Calvin Leon Graham became the youngest World War II soldier at the age of 12, and the youngest recipient of the Purple Heart and Bronze Star.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Horace Poolaw

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Horace Poolaw, who became a well-known photographer of Native American life.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Deborah Jo Pereira

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Deborah Jo Pereira, who enlisted in the military at a unique time in her life and in American history.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran John Williams

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran John Williams, who served in the Air Force Band and is today a well-known composer of multiple music pieces.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Forces Veteran Charles Bronson

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Forces Veteran Charles Bronson, who served as a B-29 aerial gunner during World War II and later became a Hollywood action star.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Willis Lee Benton

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Willis Lee Benton, a prisoner of war who survived the Bataan Death March.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Medgar Evers

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Medgar Evers, who was a prominent civil rights leader motivated by his military service to abolish racial discrimination.

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