• #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 Veteran William Morris Hoge

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran William Morris Hoge, who designed the Army’s first obstacle course and oversaw construction of the Alaska Highway.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran James Lamar Stone

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran James Lamar Stone, a Medal of Honor recipient who was a Korean War POW by Chinese forces for 22 months.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Ming Chang

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Ming Chang, who was the first naturalized Asian American to reach flag rank in the Navy.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Luis R. Visot

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Luis R. Visot, who served as the chief of staff for the United States Army Reserve.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran James David Watkins

    #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran James David Watkins. A Veteran of World War II, The Korean War and Vietnam, Watkins served as a nuclear submariner for much of his career.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Air Corps and Marine Corps Veteran Morgan Vaux

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Air Corps and Marine Corps Veteran Morgan Vaux, who served as a radio operator and mechanic during World War II.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Coast Guard Veteran Merle Smith

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Coast Guard Veteran Merle Smith. Smith was the first Black cadet to graduate from the Coast Guard Academy and the first Black officer to command a U.S. warship in close quarters combat.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Jessica Ellis

    During Women’s History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Jessica Ellis, who was killed in action in Iraq.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Veteran William McDowell

    During Black History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Veteran William McDowell, who served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Harry Brooks Jr.

    During National Black History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Harry Brooks Jr., the sixth Black general flag officer in the Army.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Joseph Charles Plumb Jr.

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Joseph Charles Plumb Jr., who served as a pilot during Vietnam and was captured as a POW.

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