Medal of Honor Tribute
We honor U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Laszlo Rabel. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for actions performed in Vietnam fifty years ago, on November 13, 1968.
Date and Time: Monday-Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Hiram Ward Federal Building
251 N Main St, Winston-Salem, NC
Dates & Times: November 16, 2018 at 2:00pm
Location: Goodwill: 2701 University Pkwy, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
VetTalkX, (pronounced Vet-Talks), provides Veterans a platform, similar to Ted Talks, to humanize their experiences and accomplishments, often while overcoming challenges, to show Americans that Veterans are civic assets. For more information, please click here, or register at Eventbrite.
Expected Participants: Civilian community members, Veterans, their families, and survivors.
Date and Time: November 29, 2018
Resource Fair | 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Town Hall | 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Salisbury VA Health Care System, 1601 Brenner Ave. Salisbury, NC
Veterans Benefits Administration representatives will be available to assist Veterans with questions about VA benefits and provide claim intake service to Veterans. More information about this event is available here.
Expected Participants: Veterans, their dependents and survivors.
We honor the life and service of U.S. Army WWII Veteran Stanley Martin, a.k.a. Stan Lee, the legendary comic book writer. Lee, who co-created Spiderman, Iron Man, and the X-Men died on 11/12.
Every day is Veterans Day at VA. To all those who have served, and those serving today, we thank you for your service. Here is a photo album of Veterans Day events across America and across the ages.
U.S. Navy Veteran Toni Braxton believes her life was saved by early detection and treatment of her breast cancer by VA. Now, she is helping others learn about VA services.
In the last year, over 57,000 Veterans have participated in Rapid Appeals Modernization Program and $106 million in retroactive awards.
Veteran Maria Quillin from Lexington, VA won three medals at the National Veterans Creative Arts Competition held at the Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
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