Harriet Tubman is well known for her work as an activist and abolitionist —but did you know she was also a spy for the Union Army? Despite being known as inventors, artists or philosophers, these eight individuals also served their countries as soldiers, sailors or Military volunteers.
Every November 11, kids get the day off from school, alternate-side parking is suspended, and roughly 25,000 people march up Fifth Avenue in New York City. That evening, news programs typically run short segments about Veterans Day, a federal holiday known to most, but understood by few.
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For many, Memorial Day means a day off of work, barbecue cookouts, family picnics, and community pools opening for the summer. But as we all know, the true meaning of Memorial Day is much more than an “opening day” for summer fun. It’s a calling to honor those courageous men …keep reading
For more than 27 years, GEICO has conducted the GEICO Military Service Award Program, recognizing and thanking one Member from each service and one from the National Guard or Reserve Forces.* Each is selected for their work in uniform in one of these areas:
- Drug and alcohol