Tag: Memorial Day

The time’s always right to honor the military – especially this month

By on May 24, 2013 at 11:17 AM

By guest blogger Alex Danoff Who’s up for a quick U.S. military history refresher? Last Saturday, May 18, the United States observed Armed Forces Day. The U.S. has designated the third Saturday of May each year to honor military servicemen and servicewomen. Harry Truman led the push to establish a single day to thank military […]

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Honoring the military, past and present

By on May 25, 2012 at 10:38 AM

Guest blogger: Alex Danoff Each May as the mercury begins to rise and we knock the dust off of our grills, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of another summer. It’s quite a relief to have finally bridged the long holiday abyss, isn’t it? But Memorial Day means more than just a day away […]

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We’re launching a military blog!

By on May 26, 2011 at 6:30 AM

The GEICO blogosphere is expanding! Later this year, we’ll be launching our own military blog. As part of HomeFront by GEICO, the new milblog will create another way for members of the military and their families to share stories, pictures, videos, tips and more. I can’t give away too much just yet, but we’re excited […]

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