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Oh, Say Can You See - The Story of the 9-11 Pentagon Flag

The photo of the giant Garrison Flag unfurled from the Pentagon roof after 9-11 has become an iconic symbol of all the emotions associated with that day. Those who saw it understand how

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The Right/Left Politics Game

Forget the rhetoric about Democrat vs Republican, Left vs Right and let’s concentrate on Right vs Wrong. What is happening to America did not happen

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Remembering Bug

Remembering CDR John 'Bug' Roach, a legend in Naval Aviation

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We Are the Nation

Prayer delivered by CDR Bug Roach, USN, at Tailhook convention

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Marc Lee, Navy SEAL

Read the final letter Marc Lee, US Navy SEAL, wrote home expressing his thoughts just after Independence Day 2006. A month later, he died a hero, saving the lives of injured comrades.

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Can You Salute the Flag AND Recite the Pledge?

Bonnie writes: Ok, I understand that if you served in the military you can salute the flag. But are you also to follow the rules for those in the military?

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Removal of Headdress Required When Saluting the Flag?

Michael writes: I am having difficulty finding whether or not active duty and veterans are required to remove headdress while not in uniform and rendering

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Indoor Salute

Brian writes: Recently, at the opening of a board meeting, one of the Directors decided to display a full military salute during the Pledge of Allegiance.

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Present Flags to Veterans Before They Die

Chris writes: Veterans are entitled to a United States flag to drape their coffin, and the flag is presented to survivors on behalf of a grateful nation.

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NoVetLeftBehind Helps Homeless Veterans

I wanted to let your readers know about an organization called NoVetLeftBehind. It is supported to help all those veterans who are homeless. They are

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Flag Day Tribute

For an American POW in Hanoi, having an American flag to which he and his fellow POWs could pledge allegiance, was worth the price --merciless torture -- it cost him. What's it worth to you?

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Flag Etiquette for Flag Day, June 14

Did you know there is actually a Flag Code that sets forth the "rules" for proper display of the American Flag? You may be surprised to learn some of the regulations it contains (some of which you see violated on a daily basis).

Learn how to properly display your flag for Flag Day, June 14:

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70th Anniversary of D-Day

Today marks the 70th anniversary of Operation Overlord, the Allied invasion of Normandy, on June 6, 1944. On that day, Allied forces changed the course of (if you received this by e-mail, click the headline to continue reading the article) . . .

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Memorial Day Tribute to A Squadron Mate

An annual Memorial Day tribute written by a legend in Naval Aviation to a squadron mate he escorted home in a flag-draped box. On Memorial Day we remember and honor those who

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day -- a day set aside to remember and honor those American service members who made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our freedom. Not to be confused with

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