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Scouts to Place Wreaths at the State Veterans Cemetery
Dec 12, 2018  -  All around the country on December 15, thousands of wreaths will be placed on graves of military veterans to honor their service and sacrifice.
 
Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Retires
Nov 1, 2018  -  Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs (ADVA) Commissioner Clyde Marsh announced his retirement during the recent State Board of Veterans Affairs meeting.
 
Korean War Veterans "Ambassador for Peace" Medal Ceremony Scheduled
Nov 1, 2018  -  he Korean War is often referred to as “The Forgotten War,” a clash between North and South Korea waged between the celebratory victory of World War II and the anti-war sentiment of Vietnam. But those who fought in that war that started nearly 70 years ago are still being honored today.
 
Veteran Parking Placard Available
Oct 18, 2018  -  Certain veterans are now eligible to park in designated military parking places across the state.