Archive for June, 2014

100 year anniversary of World War I

Articles, Veterans

One hundred years ago, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sarajevo, the capital of the Austria-Hungary empire. This would be the shot that would begin the “war to end all wars,” World War I.

Washington Nationals help honor Army heroes

Articles, Home Front

On June 19, the Washington Nationals dedicated their game against the Houston Astros to the men and women that serve their country. The major league baseball team honored Army members and veterans at the game as part of the Army’s 239th birthday celebration.