A Journal of American Service

Think of us as a resource for Veterans, covering the history of active military personnel; we're a website that curates news and facts, standing as a tribute to all service men and women — past, present, and future.

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News Photo

Fireworks light the sky at Yokota Air Base, Japan, during the 2016 Japanese-American Friendship Festival Sept. 18, 2016. Thousands of people attend the festival every year to learn more about the U.S. military and American culture. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Delano Scott)

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Operation Enduring Freedom

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Michael Meyer performs preflight checks on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2015. Myers is commander, 421st Expeditionary Fighter Squadron. U.S. Air Force.

Photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph Swafford.
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Death March Survivor Walks

Survivors of the Bataan Death March are standing in the background, including retired U.S. Army Col. Ben Skardon, 98, in yellow jacket, who was the only survivor to walk in this years' memorial march.

Photo by Staff Sgt. Ken Scar.

Death March Survivor Walks (cont.)

Army Brig. Gen. Timothy R. Coffin, center left, commander of White Sands Missile Range, greets retired Army Col. Ben Skardon, a survivor of the Bataan Death March, before the start of the Bataan Memorial Death March, March 20, 2016.

Photo by Staff Sgt. Ken Scar.