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June 14: VFW Salutes Flag Day and US Army’s Birthday
VFW offers past and present soldiers its sincere gratitude
June 12, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – June 14 is Flag Day as well as the United States Army’s 243rd birthday.
The 1.7 million-member Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. and its Auxiliary extends a happy birthday to all soldiers past and present, and to their families, too. You selflessly and faithfully protect the flag of a country you helped to create. You march behind it, been buried under it, and wear it proudly as you continue to protect and secure our nation and allies from tyranny and evil.
Happy Birthday, Army. Hooah!