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340th Flying Training Group helps honor all who served at local school
November 14, 2023
Honoring all who have served

Veteran's Day specials and discounts in the San Antonio area
November 9, 2023
A Veterans Day social media graphic honoring those who have served.

MEDCoE celebrates Veterans Day with local community
November 15, 2022
Soldiers at All America Cup

PHOTOS: ARNORTH takes part in Veterans Day at the Alamo
November 14, 2022
Veterans Day at Alamo Plaza

Celebrate America’s Military showcases Veterans Day events
November 10, 2022
As Celebrate America’s Military continues, several traditional events are scheduled for Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Commissaries offer veterans benefits year-round
November 10, 2022
Photo of the outside of a commissary.

SECDEF observes National Veterans and Military Families Month
November 10, 2021
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III

Joint Base San Antonio honors veterans who continue to serve
November 9, 2021
Graphic flag with text, Veterans Day

San Antonio Market vaccine and testing site closures for Veterans Day
November 4, 2021
Due to an increase in cases, the WHASC is conducting a drive-through COVID-19 testing available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the first floor of the parking garage. Since the testing site uses the polymerase chain reaction tests, the results are available to patients through TRICARE Online within 24 to 72 hours.

433rd Airlift Wing supports Veterans Day at Briscoe Middle School
November 26, 2019
Maj. Matthew Menendez, 68th Airlift Squadron pilot, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas briefs students from Dolph Briscoe Middle School, Nov. 11, 2019, on the mission of the 433rd Airlift Wing, and the facts about the aircraft they fly, the C-5M Super Galaxy.

343rd Training Squadron Airmen volunteer at Veterans Day event
November 15, 2019
Staff Sgt. Victor Medina-Ornelas, 343rd Training Squadron Block One Instructor, shakes the hand of a veteran at a Veterans Day ceremony at Legend Oaks Healthcare and Rehabilitation in San Antonio Nov. 8.

Veterans Day ceremony honors the price of freedom
November 11, 2019
Members of the Douglas MacArthur High School Army Junior ROTC present the colors at the start of the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11.

BAMC Veterans Day ceremony honors ‘unbroken chain of patriotism’
November 8, 2019
Guest speaker retired Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Juan Ayala praises veterans, past and present, for sustaining an “unbroken chain of patriotism” during the Veterans Day ceremony at Brooke Army Medical Center Nov. 1.

JBSA honors veterans at wreath-laying ceremony, parade
November 16, 2018
Members from the Air Force Band of the West march and perform in the Veterans Day parade in San Antonio Nov. 10. The event was held to honor veterans and current active duty Soldiers, Airmen, Sailors, Coast Guardsmen and Marines.

Veterans honored during Brooke Army Medical Center ceremony
November 9, 2018
Retired Master Sgt. Walter Taylor, a former Brooke Army Medical Center Warrior Transition Battalion Soldier, was the guest speaker during the 3rd annual Veterans Day Celebration at BAMC Nov. 2. The former combat engineer was seriously injured in Afghanistan in 2011 when he was struck in the face by a rocket-propelled grenade. As he healed, he continued to serve his fellow veterans and their families within the WTB in uniform and as a civilian.

Veterans Day: ‘A day to remember, acknowledge and share gratitude’
November 9, 2018
Brig. Gen. Laura L. Lenderman
Commander, 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio

Local youth group honors veterans at senior center
November 22, 2017
A group of members of the Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Youth Center’s Torch Club went to the Parklane West Senior Center outside JBSA-Fort Sam Houston’s Wurzbach Gate Nov. 11 and put together a veteran’s day ceremony to honor them and thank them for their service.

Army North leader speaks to New Braunfels Utilities for Veterans Day
November 22, 2017
As part of Veterans Day recognition events, Army North Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Division Chief Col. J.D. Highfill spoke at the New Braunfels Utilities’ annual Veterans Day breakfast Nov. 10.

Air Force Alpha Warriors prove mettle in ‘Final Battle’
November 16, 2017
Air Force Alpha Warrior

Army Chief of Staff visits Brooke Army Medical Center
November 13, 2017
Brooke Army Medical Center Commanding General Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Johnson (right) discusses the BAMC trauma mission with U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley Nov. 11, 2017 as Col. Michael Ludwig, deputy commander for Inpatient Services, looks on. Milley spent Veterans Day visiting with patients and staff at BAMC.