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April 4, 2019

Memories of dirty boots, cold showers shared during Vietnam War Commemoration Day event

Approximately 70 local Vietnam War veterans were honored during a commemoration event March 29 at KleinLife in Northeast Philadelphia.

Dec. 6, 2018

Employees talk benefits, programs with VA panel

DLA Troop Support’s Medical culture improvement team invited VA benefits representatives to talk with veteran and military employees.

Nov. 30, 2018

Veterans serving veterans, giving thanks across military generations

Many Americans gathered with family and friends to give thanks last week; however, members of the DLA Land and Maritime family met with another family to give thanks this season – veterans. The 13-member group of active duty and retired service members led by the Joint Reserve Force supported the Columbus VA annual Thanksgiving feast for area veterans. The event was held at the American Legion Post 144 on South High Street Nov. 16.

Oct. 30, 2018

Marine Corps birthday and veteran events happening Nov. 7

Join DLA Land and Maritime as we celebrate the Marine Corps birthday and veteran events Nov. 7.

July 24, 2018

VA benefits team talks to Medical vets at DLA Troop Support

A VA benefits team was invited by the Medical culture improvement team to talk with the supply chain’s veterans.

Feb. 15, 2018

Troop Support service members visit local veteran patients

DLA Troop Support volunteers spent time with veteran patients to recognize them for their service at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

Feb. 14, 2018

DSCR honors veterans as part of National Salute to Veterans Patients Week

Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, showed much valentines love to the veterans and staff at Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Feb. 13.

July 28, 2017

Military mindset helps security specialist on, off the job

Eugene Marchand, a physical security specialist for Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at Richmond, relies on his military experiences to manage access control points and the welcome center at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

July 11, 2017

DLA military members honor veterans during an Independence Day ceremony

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and Fort Lee military members honor veterans during an Independence Day ceremony held at the Dunlop House, an assisted living facility, in Colonial Heights, Virginia, July 6.

June 6, 2017

DLA honors D-Day anniversary, sacrifices

June 6, 2017, marks the 73rd anniversary of D-Day, when the Allies stormed the beaches at Normandy, France, to spark the beginning of victory in Europe.