Diversity in Service

Our greatest asset is our diversity. Explore the stories of brave men and women who strengthen our military force.

Legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers

On Buffalo Soldiers Day, we honor and remember the soldiers of the first peacetime, all-black regiments in the U.S. Army. This date memorializes the action …
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Honoring Black History Month

The National Veterans Memorial and Museum honors the service, bravery, sacrifice and achievements of African Americans in our armed forces. During Black History Month, we …
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National Navajo Code Talkers Day

Cha-dzeh-ah-jad-dibeh-yazzie-a-kha! That translates to “Hello” using the Navajo code talkers dictionary. August 14 is National Navajo Code Talkers Day, a day to commemorate the contributions of Native …
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Buffalo Soldiers Day: July 28

Buffalo Soldiers Day on July 28 commemorates the formation of the first regular Army regiments comprised of African American soldiers on September 21, 1866,  seventeen …
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Veteran Voices: Jesse Iwuji

We welcomed Lieutenant Commander (Select) Jesse Iwuji, U.S. Navy Reserve, and noted NASCAR driver, as our Veteran Voices series guest speaker. Iwuji shared lessons he …
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