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Congress VA Committee – Need for VA True Transparency July 25, 2019

Congress VA Committee – Need for VA True Transparency July 25, 2019 remarks by CHAIRMAN TAKANO: US Congress House of Representatives. In his statement for that hearing, Mr. Gibson presented a stark but honest assessment of VA’s challenges. Three of the main problems: 1 Agency-wide scheduling improprieties 2 Inadequate computer resources, and 3 A VA […]

WTI 2-19 – Marines Conduct NEO Drills

U.S. Marines with 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, and special agents with the U.S. Diplomatic Security Service conduct a non-combatant evacuation operation drill in support of Weapons and Tactics Instructor (WTI) course 2-19 at Range 210 at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, California in April 2019. WTI is a […]

Student Pilots Train In T-38 Talon

Student pilots learn basic maneuvers in a T-38 Talon in May 2019 at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma. The T-38 Talon is one of three aircraft flown by pilots during Undergraduate Pilot Training. The Northrop T-38 Talon is a two-seat, twinjet supersonic jet trainer. It was the world’s first supersonic trainer and is also the […]

Paratroopers Conduct Squad Live-Fire – Serrated Edge 19

U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade, conducted squad live-fire exercises at Slunj, Croazia in April 2019. Exercise Serrated Edge is a live-fire and combat skills proficiency training exercise for the 54th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade. Paratroopers qualify on their individual and crew served weapons, and build combat readiness […]

Marines Conduct Swift-Water Rescue

U.S. Marine Corps mountain warfare instructors participate in a swift-water rescue course at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, California in April 2019. The training provided mountain warfare instructors with the skills needed to rescue other service members in fast moving water. U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Conner Downey ———————————————————————————— 2019 edit USA […]

Born To Fly

We’re Air Force pilots, air battle managers, and weapon systems officers. Every day we put our lives on the line defending our airspace and training the next generation of pilots … And we do so with the confidence that our preparation, our experience, and the bond we share … makes the U.S. Air Force second […]

Benefits Delivery at Discharge

The Benefits Delivery at Discharge (BDD) program allows transitioning service members to file a VA disability compensation claim 180-90 days PRIOR to separation, which allows VA to grant benefits as soon as the day after discharge. This video describes the eligibility requirements and outlines how to file a BDD claim. For more information, visit https://www.va.gov/disability/how-to-file-claim/when-to-file/pre-discharge-claim

VFP Rep Chris Overfelt Gives Testimony During Hearing on Poverty in America

June 19, 2019 House Budget Committee – Poverty in America: Economic Realities of Struggling Families Chris Overfelt, a representative of Veterans For Peace from Kansas, as part of the Poor People’s Campaign, gave his testimony during a hearing on poverty in America and the economic realities of struggling families. #Veterans #PoorPeoplesCampaign #WarEconomy #Veterans #Congress #EndWar

Episode 139: The Battle of Guam

Following the successful invasion of Saipan, U.S. forces readied themselves for an assault on two other islands in the Marianas in the same week. The site of the first attack was an American territory held by the Japanese since the beginning of the war: Guam. Learn more about the American Veterans Center: http://www.americanveteranscenter.org/ Support our […]

Blue Angels Flight – 360 Degree

A 360 degree visual experience of the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron ‘Blue Angels’ flying with a special passenger, Naval Air Station Pensacola Commanding Officer Capt. Timothy Kinsella. U.S. Navy video by Jason Bortz Naval Air Station Pensacola May 2019 ———————————————————————————— 2019 edit USA Patriotism! http://www.usapatriotism.org Note: The original work used in this video … […]

Colonel Gerald York (Full Interview)

U.S. Army veteran Colonel Gerald York served in Vietnam, an experience that brought him closer to his grandfather — World War I hero Sgt. Alvin York, Medal of Honor recipient. Learn more about the American Veterans Center: http://www.americanveteranscenter.org/ Support our mission: https://bit.ly/2UmsEj7 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/americanveteranscenter/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AVCupdate Follow us on […]