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Oct 29, 2014, 09:20 ET

Northrop Grumman Announced as Presenting Sponsor of The American Veterans Center Honors Broadcast

The American Veterans Center (AVC) is proud to announce that the Northrop Grumman Corporation will serve as the presenting sponsor of the AVC...

Oct 16, 2014, 08:45 ET

Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation Announced as Presenting Sponsor of the American Veterans Center's Wounded Warrior Experience Broadcast

 The American Veterans Center (AVC) is pleased to announce that the Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation (MOPHSF) will once...

May 23, 2013, 10:55 ET

Star-Studded Lineup to Headline National Memorial Day Parade

WASHINGTON, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2013 National Memorial Day Parade is packed with special guests, military...

May 14, 2013, 10:00 ET

Highlights Announced for Ninth Annual National Memorial Day Parade

TRACE ADKINS, ROBERT GRIFFIN III, J.R. MARTINEZ, GARY SINISE TO HONOR FALLEN HEROES & VETERANS The American Veterans Center, organizer...

May 07, 2013, 09:58 ET

Sequestration Impacts Ninth Annual National Memorial Day Parade

The 2013 National Memorial Day Parade, the largest Memorial Day parade in the country, will take place on Monday, May 27 at 2:00 P.M. along...

Nov 19, 2012, 16:30 ET

Anthony Kearns Headlines Third New Zealand Embassy Tribute for the USO and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund in Washington, D.C.

The New Zealand Embassy kicked-off the Veterans Day weekend in Washington, D.C. with its third tribute to America's armed forces on November 9,...

Oct 25, 2012, 09:36 ET

Special Veterans Day Salute: The Wounded Warrior Experience Brings Together Inspiring Stories of Courage

Public event takes place on Thursday, October 25 at 8:00 PM at the United States Navy Memorial – Washington, D.C.  The American...

Oct 17, 2012, 10:39 ET

Military Heroes from Across the Generations to Gather in Washington

The American Veterans Center's 15th Annual Conference is taking place October 25-27 in Washington, D.C. at the United States Navy Memorial. The...

Jun 05, 2012, 09:30 ET

Fifth Annual Andrew J. Goodpaster Prize to be Awarded

Honoring Achievement in Military Scholarship The American Veterans Center is proud to announce the awarding of the 2012 Andrew J. Goodpaster...

May 25, 2012, 09:17 ET

Major General Chuck Yeager to Serve as Grand Marshal of National Memorial Day Parade

2012 PARADE TO HONOR U.S. AIR FORCE  The American Veterans Center's National Memorial Day Parade presented by Boeing will include...

Feb 15, 2012, 09:50 ET

2012 National Memorial Day Parade to Honor Sacrifice of the Iraq War Generation

The American Veterans Center is proud to take the lead in bringing major tribute to Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC The 2012...

May 28, 2010, 10:43 ET

National Memorial Day Parade Presented by Boeing - May 31, 2010

DC SCHOOL MARCHING BANDS, GARY SINISE, GENERAL PETER PACE, JOE MANTEGNA, & HEROES OF EVERY GENERATION The National Memorial Day Parade...

May 21, 2009, 08:10 ET

National Memorial Day Parade in DC May 25th

DC SCHOOL MARCHING BANDS, GARY SINISE, MILITARY BANDS, ERNEST BORGNINE, LEE GREENWOOD The National Memorial Day Parade presented by the...

Nov 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

Heroes from WWII, Korea, Vietnam and Iraq/Afghanistan Meet in Washington November 8-10

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veteran Center's Tenth Annual Conference November 8-10 at the Renaissance Washington...

Nov 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

DC ROTC Students to Attend American Veterans Conference

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Local Washington, DC students from Eastern High and Bishop Ireton will join veterans from modern...

Oct 12, 2007, 01:00 ET

Veterans of Different Wars Share a Common Bond

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Whether they raised the flag at Iwo Jima in WWII, fought in the jungles of Vietnam, or were...

May 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

National Memorial Day Parade to Feature Actor Gary Sinise, U.S. Air Force Band and Veterans from All Branches of Military

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veterans Center again presents the annual National Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May...

May 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

Celebrities to Visit Eastern High School Band in Preparation for National Memorial Day Parade

WASHINGTON, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DC's own Eastern High School Band will lead the National Memorial Day Parade down Constitution...

May 14, 2007, 01:00 ET

National Memorial Day Parade to Feature Actor Gary Sinise, U.S. Air Force Band and Veterans From All Branches of Military

WASHINGTON, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veterans Center again presents the annual National Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May...