Articles by author: Veterans Foundation

John Blankenship: With Vietnam, American Gets 2nd Chance to Separate War from the Warrior

By Veterans Foundation on Aug 19, 2015 at 08:50 AM in News

Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation, Channel City Club team up for 50-year symposium on divisive conflict

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New Veterans Column Debuts with Salute to D-Day Hero Art Petersen

New Veterans Column Debuts with Salute to D-Day Hero Art Petersen
By Veterans Foundation on Jul 22, 2015 at 11:29 AM in News

Welcome to a new column for and about veterans, active duty military, and families of both ó presented by the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation. We will have news of interest to all and a listing of upcoming events honoring veterans.

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Hundreds Mark Memorial Day with Ceremony at Santa Barbara Cemetery

Hundreds Mark Memorial Day with Ceremony at Santa Barbara Cemetery
By Veterans Foundation on May 28, 2015 at 05:09 PM in Memorial Day

The solemn commemoration honors the sacrifices of America's fallen soldiers and salutes the veterans and military families in attendance

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Special Report U.S. Military and Civilians are Increasingly Divided

By Veterans Foundation on May 28, 2015 at 05:00 PM in News

Jovano Graves' parents begged him not to join the Army right out of high school in 2003, when U.S. troops were fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Watch 'Old Guard' Post Flags on Arlington Graves

By Veterans Foundation on May 28, 2015 at 04:47 PM in Memorial Day

Members of the 3rd U.S. Infantry, known as the Old Guard, talk about the honor of placing hundreds of thousands of flags on graves in Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day.

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On Memorial Day, Obama Honors Sacrifices Of Service Members

By Veterans Foundation on May 25, 2015 at 05:01 PM in Memorial Day

Americans are paying tribute today, Memorial Day, to the sacrifices of service members in the nation's earliest conflicts and the newest.

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HONORING WOMEN IN THE MILITARY

HONORING WOMEN IN THE MILITARY
By Veterans Foundation on Sep 19, 2014 at 10:26 AM in Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA

Do you know a woman who is a veteran or is currently active duty or otherwise enlisted? The Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation is presenting the annual free Veterans Weekend concert in Santa Barbara to honor our nationís military veterans and current personnel.

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Anacapa Students Honor The Boys Who Stormed Normandy

By Veterans Foundation on Sep 08, 2014 at 08:40 AM in D Day Event, Normandy, France, June 2014, WW II

Anacapa School has a long history of honoring veterans. On every Veterans Day, our school is in session to take advantage of community events honoring veterans and to be able to invite speakers onto our campus to share their experiences as veterans with our students and teachers. Two men who have made numerous appearances at Anacapa in the past were recently honored on May 8 by the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation, in collaboration with The Channel City Club, for their service 70 years ago as paratroopers, who dropped in behind enemy lines during the D-Day invasion of Normandy.

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PCVF Supports Sea Cadets in Flagship Competition

By Veterans Foundation on Jul 27, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Sea Cadets and staff of AIRPAC Squadron participated in the 2014 Annual Pacific Southwest Region 11 Flagship Competition at Area 33, Camp Pendleton.

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Event: Women in the Military

Event: Women in the Military
By Veterans Foundation on Jul 09, 2014 at 12:38 PM in Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA

Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation Celebrates Women in the Military

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