• Continue reading America250: Air Force Veteran Harry Stewart Jr.

    February 17, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Air Force Veteran Harry Stewart Jr., a Tuskegee Airman who received a Distinguished Flying Cross.

  • Continue reading America250: Marine Veteran Edgar R. Huff

    February 10, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Marine Veteran Edgar R. Huff, the first African American sergeant major in the history of the Marine Corps.

  • Continue reading America250: Coast Guard Veteran Vincent Patton III

    February 3, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Coast Guard Veteran Vincent Patton III, who was the first African American Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard.

  • Continue reading America250: Navy Veteran Albert A. Michelson

    January 27, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Albert A. Michelson, who received a Nobel Prize in physics in 1907.

  • Continue reading America250: Army Veteran Nicky D. Bacon

    January 20, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Nicky D. Bacon, who was a Medal of Honor recipient during his second tour of duty in Vietnam.

  • Continue reading America250: Marine Corps Veteran Marion Carl

    January 13, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Marine Corps Veteran Marion Carl, who became the first Marine Corps ace in World War II.

  • Continue reading America250: Air Force Veteran Gerald W. Johnson

    January 6, 2022

    This week’s America250 salute is Air Force Veteran Gerald W. Johnson, who served as a fighter pilot and earned ace status during World War II.

  • Continue reading America250: Navy Veteran Humphrey Bogart

    December 30, 2021

    This week's America250 salute is Navy Veteran Humphrey Bogart, who served during World War I and later became an Academy Award-winning actor.

  • Continue reading America250: Army Veteran Ralph Puckett Jr.

    December 23, 2021

    This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Ralph Puckett Jr., a Ranger who received a Medal of Honor for his actions in the Korean War.

  • Continue reading America250: Army Veteran Leslie MacDill

    December 16, 2021

    This week’s America250 salute is Army Veteran Leslie MacDill, the namesake of MacDill Air Force Base who is considered one of aviation’s early pioneers.

  • Continue reading America250: Marine Corps Veteran Larry E. Smedley

    December 9, 2021

    This week’s America250 salute is Marine Corps Veteran Larry E. Smedley, who posthumously received a Medal of Honor for his actions during a battle at Da Nang.

  • Continue reading America250: Navy Veteran Jimmy Carter

    December 2, 2021

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Jimmy Carter, who served as a naval radar officer before becoming the 39th president of the U.S.