JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Some veterans on the First Coast are not wearing the scars of battle, but some bear the lingering effects of contaminated water they drank as young Marines training at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
TACOMA, Wash. -- A federal judge ruled Friday that a decorated flight nurse discharged from the Air Force for being gay should be given her job back as soon as possible in the latest legal setback to the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy.
FORT DRUM, NY (AP) -- A West Point graduate serving in Iraq is suing the Army to gain conscientious objector status, saying his religious convictions prevent him from carrying a loaded weapon or ordering his men to kill.
Military cemeteries offer a historic connection to the past, and Monday's Veterans Day holiday is a perfect time to visit, says Stephen W. Lehman, senior historian with the U.S. Army Center of Military History in Washington. "When you see the name...
The annual Veterans Day observance will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Vietnam Women's Memorial and will honor the women who served and led the way for the expansion of roles of women in the military.