WASHINGTON (WCMH) — President Donald Trump has issued a proclamation declaring November Nationwide Veterans and Army Households Month.
“I encourage all communities, all sectors of society, and all People to acknowledge and honor the service, sacrifices, and contributions of veterans and army households for what they’ve executed and for what they do day-after-day to help our nice Nation,” Trump mentioned within the proclamation launched by the White Home on Friday.Advertisement
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That is the third yr in a row Trump has declared November Nationwide Veterans and Army Households Month.
The custom of celebrating veterans and army households for a whole month and never simply on Veterans Day started in 2016 with the President Barack Obama administration, in response to the Nationwide Youngster Traumatic Stress Community.
“Since then, November has been a time to acknowledge the great sacrifices our army households make. They cope with separation from their households and make changes to new dwelling conditions and communities. Army Households embody energy, resilience, and braveness. Care of army households and kids sustains our preventing power, and strengthens the well being, safety, and security of our nation’s households and communities,” the National Child Traumatic Stress Network mentioned on its web site.
In recognition of veterans and army households, the NCTSN has compiled an inventory of assets for army youngsters and households, educators, and civilian and non-civilian psychological well being suppliers.
The U.S. Division of Veterans Affairs has an online list of veterans and military service organizations that may present details about occasions and charities celebrating or aiding veterans.
Trump mentioned troopers, sailors, airmen, marines, and Coast Guardsmen battle to maintain america protected and must be acknowledged for his or her patriotism.
“America’s army women and men and their households are important to the safety and prosperity of our Nation. We have now a duty to guard and serve those that have made numerous sacrifices for love of nation,” the proclamation mentioned.