Armed Forces Day

President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country.
On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force Days.
The single day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under the Department of Defense.

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National Military Appreciation Month

May is National Military Appreciation Month. AAUSS would like to say thank you to all of the military personnel currently serving our country, our nation’s veterans, the families that support these brave service members, and those who have lost loved ones fighting for our nation.

Thank you for your service.

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Adopt A US Soldier Ambassador Events

Our ambassadors have quite a few events coming up in the next few months.  Stop by if you can and meet some of our ambassadors!  This is a great way to learn more about our program. 

1)  2017 Spring Craft Extravaganza / Community Yard Sale
    Summersville Arena & Conference Center
    Summersville, WV
    Saturday, May 6, 2017   9 am - 5 pm
    http://www.summersvillecvb.com/

2)  Camden On Gauley Days 2017
    WV-20, Camden On Gauley, WV 26208
    Saturday, May 20,2017 8 am - until dark
    Security Check Required

3)  2017 White Oak Rail Trail Expo
      Oak Hill, WV 25901
      Saturday, June 3, 2017 9 am - 5 pm
      White Oak Rail Trail Expo - Visit Southern West Virginia

4)  Wally’s Squadron 26th Annual Fly-In Airshow 2017
    Butler Field Phillips Run Road, Summersville, WV
      Aug. 19, 2017 8 am - until dark
    http://www.summersvillecvb.com/calendar.html

  5)  2017 Craigsville Fall Festival
      Craigsville Grade School parking lot, Craigsville, WV
      Sept. 23, 2017 10 am - until dark
      Security Check Required

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Gold Star Wives Day

April 5th is Gold Star Wives Day.  This day is to recognize the sacrifices of gold star wives.
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