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NRA Participates in Wreaths Across America Day

More than 38,000 volunteers braved the cold weather and consistent rain to participate in the annual Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America’s Mission to Remember, Honor, Teach

NRA members are encouraged to join in and play a part in honoring American veterans this holiday season in what has become an annual tradition at thousands of cemeteries across the United States and overseas.

“Known But To God”: The Unknown Soldier and the U.S.S. Olympia

The Unknown Soldier is guarded by the Sentinels of the 3rd U.S. Infantry day and night. The sergeant of the guard has an M17 pistol with wood stocks from the U.S.S. Olympia. Here’s why—and the story of the man who brought the Unknown Soldier home.

R. Lee Ermey, “The Gunny,” Laid to Rest at Arlington National Cemetery

The interment ceremony for R. Lee Ermey—Marine, prolific star of film and television, and NRA Director for six years—was held Jan. 18, 2019, at Arlington National Cemetery’s recently opened Section 82

Chevrolet Honors Wreaths Across America at Army-Navy Game

Chevrolet representatives presented a Silverado Heavy Duty pickup and 40-foot trailer to Wreaths Across America founder Morrill Worcester.

Memorial Day

Too many Americans think this Monday is nothing more than the unofficial starting gate for summer vacations. It is not. It’s a day to remember and honor those who have died while serving in this great nation’s Armed Services.

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