The 2015 National Memorial Day Parade

2015 National Memorial Day Parade Broadcast

The 2015 National Memorial Day Parade was held on Monday, May 25, along Constitution Avenue in our nation’s capital.

Participants ranged from celebrity chef Robert Irvine to alternative rock artists the Smashing Pumpkins.

If you didn’t get a chance to attend or catch the broadcast, you can now watch the full parade here!

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AVC Wins Emmy for The Honors

Capital Emmys

AVC and Yorktel Media’s production, The American Veterans Center Honors, took home an Emmy at the 57th Annual Emmy Awards, hosted by the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter.

The Honors is the first televised awards show dedicated to those who deserve it most, America’s heroes and service members.

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Oral Histories

James Hafer

“Guarding Their Legacy – Honoring Their Sacrifice,” the tagline of the AVC, is also the title of our new series of veterans’ oral histories.

Tune in every few weeks to watch a new story from those who have served with honor over the last 75 years of American military history.

US Army veteran of the 15th Infantry Regiment James Hafer talks about his experience in the Battle of Outpost Harry during the Korean War.

Hafer and his comrades were ordered to hold the hill at all costs, despite relentless artillery and fire from the Chinese forces.

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2015 WWII Commemorative Calendar On Sale!

2015 Commemorative Calendar

The World War II Veterans Committee’s 2015 Commemorative calendar, featuring the Heroes of WWII, is now available at a new discounted price – now only $10 each or two for $15!

A great gift and a great deal, so order your copy today!

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AVQ Issues All Available Online

AVQ Now Available

Millions of Americans have worn the uniform of our country, and each of them has a story to tell.

The American Veterans Center works to preserve and share some of the most unique and incredible stories of America’s greatest heroes.

In our quarterly publication American Valor Quarterly, veterans share their own stories, in their own words.

All issues of AVQ are now available online!

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