DLA News Archive

Tag: Memorial Day

June 3, 2021

DSCC commander honors fallen at local Memorial Day service

Memorial Day weekend heralded a return to traditional in-person events beginning with observances held across Ohio to honor the nation’s fallen service members.

May 26, 2021

DLA Distribution Commanding General's Memorial Day message

DLA Distribution Commanding General, Brig. Gen. Keith Reventlow, USMC, delivers his Memorial Day message.

May 22, 2020

DLA Director delivers Memorial Day message to near-virtual audience

The words may have reached their audience differently, but the sentiment behind Defense Logistics Agency Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell K. Williams’ keynote address at the Virtual Memorial Day Observance at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, came through May 21.

May 21, 2020

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer Memorial Day Message

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer, RDML Jones SC, USN, delivers his Memorial Day message to DLA Distribution employees.

May 24, 2019

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer Memorial Day Message

 Teammates,For many Americans, Memorial Day is a welcome break from work, a time for outdoor barbeques or a day at the beach.  More importantly, it is the day we pause to reflect on the price of freedom and the investment of peace made through the sacrifice of the many warfighters who have gone before us.  It is a day to reflect on the service and

May 23, 2019

Memorial Day: Remember, Honor

Memorial Day honoring those who died in service to the Nation.

May 31, 2018

Memorial Day Observed Parade, Ceremony in Gettysburg

As the nation recognized its deceased veterans on Memorial Day, the up-and-coming generation showed Gettysburg the future is bright.

May 31, 2018

Sacrifices remembered at Memorial Day

As the sacrifices of nation’s war dead of past and present conflicts around the world were being honored on Memorial Day, the American military must continue to be ready to respond to a number of challenges in many parts of the world.

May 31, 2018

DLA team marks Memorial Day in visit to WWI commemoration in France

Over the Memorial Day weekend, a group from DLA Europe and Africa traveled to Château-Thierry, France, to participate in the World War I Centennial Commemoration at the Aisne-Marne Cemetery.

May 30, 2018

Retired Army warrant officer reflects on personal meaning of Memorial Day

For retired Army Chief Warrant Officer Randall “Adam” Bethke, a Memorial Day tradition, learned from his father, is to set out a finger of whiskey and a cigar for someone who cannot be there to enjoy it.