June 14: VFW Salutes Flag Day and US Army’s Birthday

VFW offers past and present soldiers its sincere gratitude

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – June 14 is Flag Day as well as the United States Army’s 243rd birthday.

June 14The 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!