Friday, October 22, 2010

Complimentary Meals on Veterans Day

Fellow Troopers,

McCormick and Schmick's Seafood Restaurants are offering veterans a complimentary entree in honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 7, 2010. Veterans must provide proper ID to be eligible. Visit the McCormick and Schmicks website for details and to find a participating restaurant near you.

Applebee's salute the Military this Veterans Day. Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar restaurants invite all active duty and veterans to one of 164 participating restaurants nationwide to pull up a chair for a delicious meal and heartfelt thanks this Veterans Day. With gratitude for their service and sacrifice, active duty and veterans will eat free at participating locations on Veterans Day (November 11, 2010) during regular business hours. See the Applebee's website for details.

Golden Corral will continue their tradition of providing all veterans a free meal for Veterans Day. Golden Corral will provide veterans a free meal on Nov 15th. See the Golden Corral website for details.



Thursday, October 21, 2010

Louisiana Veterans Honor Medal

Fellow Troopers,

If you are from Louisiana or know of any veterans from Louisiana. The State of Louisiana is presenting an Honor Medal to its Veterans for their service . The medal is for WWII, Korea & Vietnam veterans from all branches of the service. All medals may be worn over the neck or pinned on a jacket. Some medals are distinguished for veterans killed in action or wounded in action; others designate veterans who were prisoners of war. Information and link to download the application is available on this website:



Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Cold War Certificate of Recognition

Fellow Troopers,

All members of the armed forces who faithfully served the United States during the Cold War era, Sept. 2, 1945 to Dec. 26, 1991 are eligible for the Cold War Certificate. It is easy to obtain. Just complete the form online & print it. Then fax it and your supporting document to the address on the form. The Army indicates it takes about 2 months to get your certificate but it has been less than 2 weeks recently. The Army is the managing agent for DOD, so make your Navy, Air Force, & Marine friends who are veterans aware of the program. Refer them to the U.S. Army Human Resources Command
Cold War Recognition Website
for more information.

Make sure you are recognized for your faithful service to our Nation during the Cold War by requesting your recognition certificate.

Thanks, SYIN!