Did you or a loved one serve our country?
If so, there have got to be some good photos and videos to show it. So, dig through that old shoebox; find that file folder or scroll way down on your profile pictures — they’re bound to be somewhere.
Are you a tough sergeant major? Surely, someone in basic training took your picture looking stunning with standard-issue glasses.
Whether you were a Marine stationed in California or a soldier in Germany, Patch wants to see your photos and videos, as well as hear your story. Is there a photo showing you serving the veteran community? We want to see that too.
Simply upload your photos clicking the “Submit Your Photos” button above the main image and we will feature it in honor of Veterans Day. Make sure to add a caption telling us about veteran and that service member's story. You can also embed a YouTube video by pasting a link.
We also have some great events honoring our soldiers today: the Tuskegee Airmen will be part of a ceremony in Marin City and at 9:30 a.m. today. Don't forget to help out our local support the troops efforts too: the Auxiliary Unit in San Anselmo is collecting care packages and holiday gifts for soliders overseas, while the American Legion Post in Larkspur is hosting a f.
And, if you are a veteran, don't forget to check out all the Veterans Days free meals and discounts.
Are you or a loved one a veteran? What is your story? Do we do enough to support our returning soldiers? What more could we do?