7 Most Extreme U.S. Military Bases
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7 Most Extreme U.S. Military Bases

The United States maintains 800 military bases in more than 70 countries and territories around the world. Below are seven of the most extreme military installments domestically and abroad. Thule Air Base (Air Force); Greenland Located just 947 miles away from the North Pole, Thule is the United States’ northernmost U.S. base. The base is…

Everything You Need to Know About Philadelphia Veterans Resources
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Everything You Need to Know About Philadelphia Veterans Resources

One of the nation’s most iconic historic cities, Philadelphia is famous as the home of the Liberty Bell, the site of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and of course, the famous steps Sylvester Stallone raced up during the training scenes of “Rocky.”  It seems appropriate that the “City of Brotherly Love” is also…

Get the Los Angeles Veterans Resources Info You Need
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Get the Los Angeles Veterans Resources Info You Need

According to a recent study by the University of Southern California, California is home to more than 1.8 million former U.S. military service members, giving it the largest veteran population of any state. In Los Angeles County itself – the state’s most populous county – more than 12,000 veterans transition into civilian life each year, joining…

Celebrate Oct. 26: National Day of the Deployed
History, Veteran Holidays

Celebrate Oct. 26: National Day of the Deployed

Deployment is a difficult yet expected part of the U.S. military experience. It impacts an entire family and community, disrupting regular life and routine, and leaving a family behind to count the days until the loved one’s return. Thankfully, the Armed Forces offer many support services to families of the deployed, but it can still…

The One Guide You Need For Minneapolis Veterans Resources
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The One Guide You Need For Minneapolis Veterans Resources

Minnesota is the land of 10,000 lakes and over 360,000 veterans. Approximately a quarter of those vets live in the Minneapolis area.  With such a significant population living in the vicinity of a major metropolitan city, Minneapolis has built up quite a repertoire of veteran programs and benefits. Programs include housing assistance, health care, counseling,…

The History of the U.S. National Guard
History

The History of the U.S. National Guard

The National Guard of the United States is not only the only branch of the U.S. military whose existence is outlined by the U.S. Constitution, but it is also home to the oldest units in the U.S. military, tracing back its origin to the first militia regiments organized in North America in colonial Massachusetts, 1636….

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