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2024

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USA Patriotism! wishes all Americans a wonderful, successful, and healthy new year ... with special best wishes for our beloved country's brave, honorable troops, law enforcement officers, and first responders along with the respective veterans who served before them!  (Image created by USA Patriotism!)John Paul Jones Memorial in the National Mall and Memorial Parks (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by Ligoweth.)December 27, 2023 - U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Jim Wellons, the assistant deputy commandant for Programs, Programs and Resources, leads a formation of future Marines as they take the oath of enlistment during the 2023 Military Bowl at Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Master Sgt. John Jackson.)December 28, 2023 - U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers assigned to South Carolina’s 414th Transportation Company, currently deployed as part of the 3rd Division Sustainment Brigade’s Task Force Provider, depart a field logistics base for combat convoy training in Karliki, Poland. The 3rd DSB, which leads a multi-composition force of sustainment units, provides ready and postured, combat-credible forces and forward presence in Europe, enabling rapid response to crisis and deterrence to adversaries. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Jason Hull.)January 3, 2024 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) arrives in Diego Garcia for a scheduled port visit. The visit underscored the strategic importance of Diego Garcia to an enduring free and open Indo-Pacific by enabling presence, assuring access, and providing defense to the global commons. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jordan Steis.)January 3, 2024 - A U.S. Air Force F-35A Lighting II assigned to the 495th Fighter Squadron flies over RAF Lakenheath, England while conducting routine training sorties ensuring that both pilots and aircraft are ready to respond swiftly and effectively to mission requirements. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seleena Muhammad-Ali.)January 3, 2024 - A Falcon 9 rocket carrying OVZON-3 communication satellites launches from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. OVZON-3 is a revolutionary geostationary communications satellite that is the first in its class of communications satellites. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photos by Joshua Conti, Space Launch Delta 45.)December 29, 2023 - The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) enjoys ice liberty on the fast ice in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica including ... standing in front of the cutter; "rope towing" the cutter; encountering a curious Adélie penguin; and, lowering themselves into the water while practicing ice rescue techniques. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Graves.)December 12, 2023 - Students at Los Penasquitos Elementary School in San Diego, California tour Black Hawk and A-Star helicopters from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) San Diego Air Branch of Air and Marine Operations (AMO). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Customs and Border Protection photos by Mani Albrecht, Public Affairs.)November 5, 2023 - Country music star (legend) Barbara Fairchild with Roy Morris, her talented husband, perform an inspiring song during their special patriotic Veteran’s Service during Branson’s 2023 Veterans Week. They believe... "We owe more to our Veteran’s than we could ever repay and take every opportunity to let our nation’s heroes know how important they are." (Photo / Image by USA Patriotism!)
January 6, 2024 - U.S. Marines with Battalion Landing Team 1/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, conduct a close-quarter tactics range during urban sustainment training on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan. Marines conduct training exercises to increase lethality and ensure effective responses in urban environments. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Osmar Gutierrez.)January 5, 2024 - Sgt. Shane Butler and Sgt. 1st Class Alexander Deal, both shooter and instructors assigned to the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit's service rifle team, identify and engage targets at the Mammoth Sniper Challenge at Fort Eisenhower, Georgia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Kulani Lakanaria.)January 11, 2024 - USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) aircraft carrier, the tenth and final Nimitz-class supercarrier of the United States Navy, arrives at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) for a Planned Incremental Availability. In addition to equipment maintenance, this availability will improve ship safety along with communications and combat system upgrades. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from Norfolk Naval Shipyard photo by Shelby West.)January 10, 2024 - Scenes of aircraft landing at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada for Red Flag-Nellis 24-1 that involves complex realistic scenarios concentrated on warfighting in the Indo-Pacific theater. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by William R. Lewis, Nellis AFB Public Affairs.)The Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., a black American clergyman, is considered a great American because of his tireless efforts to win civil rights for all people through nonviolent means. Since his assassination in 1968, memorial services have marked his birthday on January 15. In 1986, that day was replaced by the third Monday of January, which was declared a national holiday. (Image with the American flag background created by USA Patriotism!)January 11, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Midget arrives at its home port in Honolulu, Hawaii after a 129-day Alaska patrol in the Bering Sea ... followed with happy reunions of crewmembers with their waiting loved ones. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 2nd Class Tyler Robertson.)A stunning scene of Johns Hopkins Inlet from 2000 feet above the shoreline with the Johns Hopkins Glacier flowing into the inlet from its downward path between towering snow covered Fairweather Mountain peaks in the farthest northwest of the Glacier Bay fjord in the horizon under a crystal clear blue sky. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by C. Behnke.)December 12, 2023 - Scenes of NASA’s X-59 quiet supersonic (Quesst) research jet on the ramp at Lockheed Martin Skunk Works in Palmdale, California during sunrise, shortly after completion of its painting. The X-59 is the centerpiece of NASA’s Quesst mission, which seeks to solve one of the major barriers to supersonic flight over land, currently banned in the United States, by making sonic booms quieter. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from NASA photos by Steve Freeman.)January 17, 2024 - U.S. Marines with Romeo Battery, Battalion Landing Team 1/8, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), fire a M777 towed 155 mm howitzer during Realistic Urban Training (RUT) on Fort Barfoot, Virginia. RUT provides the 24th MEU the opportunity to operate in unfamiliar environments, integrate the units of the Marine Air-Ground Task Force, and train towards being designated as special operations capable. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. John Allen.)January 15, 2024 - A U.S. Army Soldier with the 4th Battalion, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) conducts a cold, snowy walk at The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a federal holiday in the United States that takes place on the third Monday in January. It honors the life and legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 15, 2024 - The unmanned surface vessels (USVs) Ranger and Mariner from Unmanned Surface Vessel Division One (USVDIV-1) return to their homeport, Naval Base Ventura County, in Port Hueneme, California concluding Integrated Battle Problem (IBP) 23.2. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by Electronics Technician 2nd Class Gavin McKenna.)January 17, 2024 - A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 35th Fighter Squadron, shortly after taking off after hot pit refueling at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The 35th FS executes air combat operations in support of U.S. and ROK interests in the Indo-Pacific Command area of responsibility. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Karla Parra.)January 14, 2024 - A Falcon 9 rocket carrying 23 Starlink satellites launches from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. It is the 12th flight for the first stage booster supporting this mission, which previously launched SES-22, iSpace’s HAKUTO-R Mission 1, Hispasat Amazonas Nexus, CRS-27, and now eight Starlink missions. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Joshua Conti.)Scenes of the nonprofit Branson Veterans Task Force's 2023 Vets For Vets Show during the Branson, Missouri Veterans Week in November 2023 ... honoring our well-deserving military veterans and active-duty troops ... going beyond self for our beloved country's sake! (Image and photos by USA Patriotism!)January 8, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alex Haley crew members conduct helicopter operations with a U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew in the Bering Sea with a snow covered mountain shoreline in the background. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard by Petty Officer 2nd Class Alexandria Obrien.)December 14, 2023 - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Global Entry kiosks await use by international passengers arriving in the U.S. at San Diego International Airport in San Diego, California.Global Entry is a CBP program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States. Members enter the United States by accessing the Global Entry processing technology at selected airports. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Customs and Border Protection photos by Mani Albrecht.)January 23, 2024 - U.S. Marines with 3d Littoral Combat Team, 3d Marine Littoral Regiment, 3d Marine Division, conduct an M240B machine gun range during exercise Bougainville III at Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA) on the Island of Hawaii. Bougainville III is a 3d LCT live-fire exercise focused on decentralized operations to prepare the battalion to command and control forces from dispersed locations. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Grace Gerlach.)January 22, 2024 - U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to the 173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, conduct a team live-fire exercise, with M4 rifle, as part of exercise Repel Resolve II (RR2) at Monte Romano Italian training area, Italy. The Repel Resolve exercise series develops small-team lethality and experience, increasing the battalion's ability to operate across the Brigade Support Area of operation. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photos by Elena Baladelli.)January 25, 2024 - Scenic view of forward-deployed amphibious assault carrier USS America (LHA 6) sitting pier-side at White Beach Naval Facility, Okinawa, Japan. America, lead ship of the America Amphibious Ready Group, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by Public Affairs Officer Candice Barber.)January 17, 2024 - The United States Air Force Air Demonstration Team "Thunderbirds" train over desert located Spaceport America, New Mexico. This winter training trip marks the third consecutive year the Thunderbirds have conducted winter training at Spaceport America. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by Staff Sgt. Breanna Klemm.)
January 29, 2024 - The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC 620) with interdicted drugs ... 6,565 pounds of marijuana and approximately 3,700 pounds of cocaine worth $55 million dollars ... at St. Petersburg, Florida after the Resolute's return from patrolling in support of Joint Interagency Task Force - South. The drug interdiction is one of the 11 statutory missions of the Coast Guard that include detaining six suspected traffickers. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicholas Strasburg.)A spectacular horizon view from Inspiration Point of the world's largest collection of rock spires called "hoodoos" found within the Bryce Amphitheater with a trail below and the mountainous landscape beyond. The viewpoint consists of three levels that provide varied spectacular perspectives in all directions. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by Peter Densmore.)January 30, 2024 - A scenic view of the successful liftoff of Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft, atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida to the International Space Station (ISS) for the 20th Northrop Grumman resupply mission ... bringing 8,200 pounds of science investigations, supplies, and equipment for the international crew. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from SpaceX / NASA courtesy photo.)January 29, 2024 - New recruits of Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego during the receiving process that involves instructions from drill instructors; contraband search; very short haircut; phone call to home; and, gear issuance. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Sarah M. Grawcock.)January 31, 2024 - U.S. Army soldiers assigned to Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 35th Armored Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, fire a round from the M1A2 SEPv2 Abrams tank during the gunnery qualification of a joint combined arms live fire exercise (CALFEX) at Nowa Deba, Poland. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Spc. Bernabe Lopez III.)January 31, 2024 - Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) conducts flight operations at an undisclosed location in the Pacific Ocean. The four flight scenes show ... Airmen signaling an F/A-18F Super Hornet (112), assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 41, on the flight deck that then launches off the USS Abraham Lincoln followed by a F/A-18E Super Hornet (400), assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 151, and a F-35C Lightning II (316), assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 314. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Han A. Puyu.)February 3, 2024 - A U.S. B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 69th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron takes-off at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, as part of a routine Bomber Task Force mission. The United States maintains a strong, credible bomber force that enhances the security and stability of Allies and partners. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by Master Sgt. Amy Picard.)November 5, 2023 - Scenes from the Veterans Week Opening Show honoring military veterans and active-duty troops during the Branson 2023 Veterans week with an inspiring colors presentation by JROTC students and performances by patriotic talented artists. The free annual show is provided by Veterans Show that also offers other military veteran related events during Veterans Week. (Photos and Image by USA Patriotism!)February 5, 2024 - U.S. Space Force Guardians from the 4th Space Operations Squadron (4 SOPS) work on the operations floor associated with the Wideband Global SATCOM Satellite (WGS) system ... managing and controlling the on-orbit satellite buses. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Justin Todd.)February 1, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Oliver Henry (WPC 1140) arrives in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia for its crew to deliver supplies to the outer islands of the FSM to combat the effects of a current drought. The supplies include 2,000 pounds of rice, heavy-duty batteries, three medical kits, 70 gallons of bottled water, and boxes of paper products. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from photos courtesy of U.S. Embassy Kolonia.)
February 8, 2024 - A scenic view of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations UH-60 Black Hawk and an Airbus AS350 A-Star helicopter conduct a flyover of Allegiant Stadium as CBP provides significant security in advance of Super Bowl LVIII in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Customs and Border Protection photos by Jerry Glaser.)January 30, 2024 - U.S. Marines with Battalion Landing Team 1/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, simulate an immediate action drill during a tactical recovery of aircraft and personnel rehearsal aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA6), in the Philippine Sea. Immediate action drills allow the Marines an opportunity to check their rifles before a mission to ensure they are in full working order. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Juan K. Maldonado.)February 5, 2024 - U.S. Army Spc. Gage Susino and military working dog (mwd) Jago from the 226th Military Working Dog Detachment undergo assessment for their certifications as a pair at Fort Cavazos, Texas. Susino and Jago detected several training containers that give the scent of illicit narcotics for the Jago to smell and find. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alexander Chatoff.)February 6, 2024 - U.S. Navy Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) and U.S. Navy Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) transit the Mediterranean Sea at an undisclosed location during a scheduled deployment in the U.S. Naval Forces Europe area of operations associated with the U.S. Sixth Fleet to defend U.S., allied and partner interests. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Christopher Jones.)February 10, 2024 - Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) hosts the memorial service for fifth Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Robert D. Gaylor (inset middle right) at JBSA-Lackland followed by his interment ceremony at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by Thomas Coney and Tristin English.)February 8, 2024 - First Sergeants at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado work directly for the commanders and are responsible for ensuring the health, morale, welfare, good order and discipline for all the troops that fall under each commander’s purview. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Justin Todd.)A hiker enjoys an amazing expansive scenic view to the horizon from an outcrop at the 3368 feet North Mount Marshall summit in Shenandoah National Park that is accessible from the Skyline Drive from a short 1.0 mile round trip hike. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo.)February 4, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Tampa (WMEC 902) transits the Florida Straits under a sunset coated sky in support of Operation Vigilant Sentry.. Tampa is homeported in Portsmouth, Virginia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Brodie MacDonald.)February 16, 2024 - A U.S. Marine with Battalion Landing Team 1/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, posts security with a M27 infantry automatic rifle on patrol with fellow Marines during a mechanized raid exercise at Camp Schwab, Okinawa, Japan. The mechanized raid was conducted to refine the Marines ability to carry out continuous operations in austere environments and execute strategic plans. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Marcos A. Alvarado.)Presidents' Day celebrates the birthdays of Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln along with recognizing all past presidents on the third Monday in February. (Image created by USA Patriotism!)
February 14, 2024 - U.S. Army soldiers, attached to 3rd squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, engage enemy during a live-fire exercise at Vilseck, Germany ... building cohesion and lethality as teams, squads and platoons preparing them to be ready, capable, and interoperable. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. William Kuang.)The Down Home Country show during the Branson 2023 Veterans week with an incredible cast of singers and pickers ... is an entertaining trip back in time ... featuring Classic Country, Western Swing, Bluegrass and Gospel music along with side-splitting comedy. (Photo, Image by USA Patriotism!)February 21, 2024 - A beautiful view from the bow of the Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44) arriving in Harstad, Norway after sailing through the Norwegian Sea for a port visit in support of Steadfast Defender 24. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Danielle Serocki.)Scenes of U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Madison Marsh, shortly before her familiarization flight at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada and as Miss America 2024 meeting fans at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by William R. Lewis, Nellis AFB PA and Miriam Thurber, AETC PA.)February 16, 2024 - A U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) boarding team partners with Fijian shipriders from the Republic Fiji Navy, Ministry of Fisheries, Fiji Immigration, and Fiji Revenue and Customs Services to conduct a fishery boarding in the Fiji Exclusive Economic Zone in the South Pacific Ocean. The U.S. Coast Guard has a bilateral agreement with Fiji to assist with fishery patrols in Fijian waters. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Senior Chief Petty Officer Charly Tautfest.)A pride inspiring illustration depicting the Pacific War Memorial on Marine Corps Base Hawaii Kaneohe Bay highlights the Battle of Iwo Jima on February 23, 1945. The American flag raising atop Mount Suribachi was a major turning point in the war, later symbolizing the country’s resolve to continue fighting against formidable odds. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo illustration by Lance Cpl. Hailey Riddle-Chan.)February 23. 2024 - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Logan Beaver, a javelin section leader with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, fires the FGM-148 Javelin (anti-tank missile) at a snow covered javelin range in preparation of Nordic Response 2024 in Setermoen, Norway. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Joshua Kumakaw.)February 24, 2024 - U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade fire an  M252 81 mm mortar system during Eagle Ursa exercise at the training range in Slunj, Croatia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Paolo Bovo, Training Support Activity Europe.)February 22, 2024 - U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance and Demolition unit, attached to the “Eightballers” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 conducts fast rope drills with a MH-60S helicopter aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) at an undisclosed location in the Philippine Sea, while conducting routine operations in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adina Phebus.)February 26, 2024 - A U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer assigned to the 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota, takes off at Lulea-Kallax Air Base, Sweden during Bomber Task Force 24-2 (BTF24-2). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jake Jacobsen.)
February 25, 2024 - A Falcon 9 rocket carrying 24 Starlink satellites launches from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. Starlink 6-39 is the 170th SpaceX launch from SLC-40. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Joshua Conti.)A stunning view of Big Balanced Rock that is one of the most famous rocks among the "Wonderland of Rocks" at Chiricahua National Monument in Arizona. The small balancing bottom part of the massive rock is only 5 feet across. It is located near the Heart of Rocks Loop that involves a strenuous round trip hike of at least 7.3 miles. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo.)February 29, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard members from different stations participate in the 18th Annual Steven Todd Dooley search and rescue forum in Hampton, Virginia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan L. Noel.)February 28, 2024 ... Scenes of U.S. Marines with the Battle Color Detachment from Marine Barracks Washington ... that consists of the “The Commandant’s Own,” Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, the Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon, and the Official Color Guard ... on the parade deck at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Cpl. Jade K. Venegas.)February 28, 2024 - U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, scan combat area in their advance towards a target during a team blank-fire exercise and tactical movement training as part of Bayonet 2 at the Pocek Range in Postojna, Slovenia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Paolo Bovo.)February 29, 2024 - Sailors assigned to U.S. Navy Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) Security Forces Harbor Patrol Unit challenge a contact of interest during the small boat probe attack portion of an Installation Training Team Drill (ITT). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by Taylor Ardito, CFAY.)Scenes of Veterans Village provided by Branson Veterans Task Force during 2023 Veterans Week in Branson, Missouri where thousands of military veterans, active troops, first responders, and other patriots along with their families enjoy annually November 5-10. (Image and Photos by USA Patriotism!)March 2, 2024 - U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor and A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft fly in formation with a P-51 Mustang aircraft (World War Two and Korean War) during the Heritage Flight Training Course (HFTC) at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. Heritage flights were flown with past and current U.S. Air Force aircraft to honor the past, present and future of American airpower. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jasmyne Bridgers-Matos.)March 5, 2024 - The crew of Coast Guard Station Tillamook Bay after a Coast Guard City designation ceremony in Garibaldi, Oregon (bottom). The Coast Guard City program recognizes communities that support local Coast Guard members and make special efforts to acknowledge the professional work of members assigned to their area. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 1st Class Travis Magee.)March 3, 2024 - U.S. Marines assigned to Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 1/5, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, fire tube-launched optically-tracked wire-guided (TOW) missiles during crew-served weapons training as part of Exercise Cobra Gold in Chanthaburi province, Thailand. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Aidan Hekker.)
March 3, 2024 - U.S. Army Sgt. Shelby Lewis, a flight engineer assigned to Company B, 2nd Battalion, 211th Aviation Regiment, 103rd Troop Command, Hawaii Army National Guard (HIARNG), views a beautiful scene from a CH-47 Chinook during flight operations associated with Recruit Sustainment Program (RSP) training at the Regional Training Institute, Waimanalo, Hawaii. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Lianne M. Hirano.)February 24, 2024 - U.S. East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare Operators (SEALs), U.S. Army Green Berets from 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), and Norwegian Special Operations Commandos conduct close quarters combat training aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Cypress (WLB 210) to strengthen interoperability with and develop skills in an extreme Arctic environment in Kodiak, Alaska during Arctic Edge 24 (AE24). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by MC1 Matthew Dickinson.)February 29, 2024 - A U.S. Air Force 100th Security Forces Squadron defender shoots blank rounds during a mock raid at night in a field training exercise (FTX) at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England. The FTX required defenders to stay alert day and night for threats from opposing forces. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Aidan Martinez.) March 10, 2024 - A Falcon 9 rocket carrying 23 Starlink satellites launches from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. Starlink satellites are positioned in Low-Earth Orbit (LEO). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Joshua Conti.)March 1, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Manowar’s crew offloaded more than 1,100lbs of cocaine worth over $14 million at Base Miami Beach. This offload was the result of an interdiction by the crew of HMCS Margaret Brooke in the international waters of the Caribbean. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicholas Strasburg.)February 27, 2024 - The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Maxwell Air Force Base Elementary/Middle School’s 4th grade classes utilize the open classroom 21st-century design. Research shows that these learning spaces have significantly improved academic performance. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from Michael ODay, DoDEA)A beautiful scenic view from Fort Bottom Ruin, an ancient stone structure, that overlooks the Green River as it flows to the horizon lined by reddish towering plateaus on its left. Fort Bottom Ruin was built by Indigenous inhabitants of the Canyonlands area centuries ago. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by Neal Herbert.)March 11, 2024 - U.S. Marine Corps scout swimmers with Battalion Landing Team 1/1, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, approach the beach with combat rubber raiding craft boats behind them with another scout swimmer (bottom) providing security shortly afterwards during a bi-lateral boat raid exercise on Okinoerabu, Japan. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Captain Pawel Puczko.)March 13, 2024 - U.S. Army Sgt. Casey Trull, assigned to the 2nd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, fires upon opposing forces with a recoilless 84mm anti-tank weapon during a training exercise as a part of Allied Spirit 24 (AS24) near Hohenfels, Germany. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Justin Hough.)March 4, 2024 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Rafaeal Peralta (DDG 115) transits the South China Sea with fellow ships of the Carrier Strike Group Nine that includes flagship aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by MC Aaron Haro.)
November 6, 2023 - David Bancroft, USA Patriotism! owner/founder, with the multi-talented Rick McEwen after his must see award winning show ... "The Gambler" A Tribute to Kenny Rodgers ... at the IMAX Little Opry Theatre during the 2023 Veterans Week in Branson, Missouri that occurs annually November 5-10. (Photo by USA Patriotism!)March 16, 2024 - U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) Wings of Blue Parachute Team perform during the Travis Air Force Base Wings Over Solano air show and open house at Travis AFB, California. The Wings of Blue demonstration team travels across the country to air shows, sporting events and other venues to represent the Air Force in precision parachuting. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Kenneth Abbate.)March 19, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Andre Douglas proudly watches his oldest son place the NASA Astronaut patch on his uniform during a commissioning ceremony associated with him joining the Coast Guard Reserve presided over by Adm. Linda L. Fagan, commandant of the Coast Guard, at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, DC. Douglas, a Coast Guard Academy Class of 2008 graduate, reported to NASA in January 2022 and completed astronaut training on March 5, 2024. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U. S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brandon Giles.)March 18, 2024 - Recruits with Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, execute tan belt techniques as part of the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP) on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, SC. During recruit training, recruits are taught and must master basic assault and defense techniques to earn their tan belt through MCMAP. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Roger-Junior Annoh.)March 17, 2024 - During the final 24 hours of Allied Spirit 24 (AS24) on the U.S. Army's Hohenfels Training Center, Germany, U.S., NATO and partner forces conduct a closing offensive attack against opposing forces (played by 1st Bn., 4th Infantry Reg. Soldiers stationed at the training center) dug into a fictional town square prepared for the attack. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photos by Sgt. Zoe Morris and Sgt. Christian Aquino.)March 18, 2024 - A sailor fires the M2HB .50-caliber machine gun as fellow sailors observe during a live-fire exercise aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) underway conducting routine operations in the Pacific Ocean. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kevin Tang.)March 22, 2024 - Members of the U.S. Air Force 3rd Wing and 90th Fighter Generation Squadron conduct a missing man formation flyover in remembrance of Staff Sgt. Charles A. Crumlett at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska with a snow covered mountain peak in the background. The missing man formation is a military tradition which dates back to World War II and is one of the highest forms of paying respects to fallen service members. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Julia Lebens.)March 17, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Legare (WMEC 912) weighs anchor near the Statue of Liberty in New York City, New York after a seven-week patrol in support of Operation Atlantic Venture. Legare steamed more than 6,300 nautical miles, patrolling the coast of New England, New York and near the Gulf of Maine, to conduct maritime safety missions, while bolstering the safety and sustainability of the marine ecosystem through enforcement of Living Marine Resources regulations. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Legare.)March 5, 2024 - The Crime Museum unveiled a new exhibit entitled "Securing the Homeland – ICE," offering insight into U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and its efforts to promote homeland security and public safety through the enforcement of more than 400 federal laws governing homeland security, customs, trade and immigration. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement courtesy photo.)March 22, 2024 - A U.S. Marine with Marine Aircraft Control Group 18 observes a very focused devil pup taking a modified fitness test during Devil Pup Day on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, Japan. MACG-18 hosted Devil Pup Day to give their children insight into the daily life of service members and provide a better understanding of what their parents do when they are away. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by CWO2 Bobby J. Gonzalez.)
A captivating scene of the 53-foot-tall Muddy Creek Falls along the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail that the flowing water below merges with the Youghiogheny river shortly afterwards. The falls developed in the Pottsville Formation, which consists mainly of cross-bedded sandstones and more easily eroded siltstones and shales. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by Monica Larcom.)The USA was founded based on Christian values (moral truths) with constitutional rights that protect freedom of religion ... with Easter the most prominent period for all Christians. (Image created by USA Patriotism!)March 26, 2024 - U.S. Army soldiers with Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 9th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, fire a M109A7 Paladin round down range during a Table XVIII field training exercise held at the Pabrade Training Area, Lithuania. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Capt. Zackery Babcock.)March 29, 2024 - Stunning views of two EA-18G Growlers, assigned to the “Rooks” of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 137, launch off the flight deck aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by MC Apprentice Aaron Haro Gonzalez.)November 6, 2023 - Scenes associated with the must see Pierce Arrow show during the Branson 2023 Veterans week. (Photos and Image by USA Patriotism!)March 30, 2024 - An inspiring scene of "greatest generation" World War II veterans near a F-16C Fighting Falcon assigned to the United States Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron "Thunderbirds" during Tampa Bay AirFest 2024 at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. Tampa Bay AirFest was a free event for the public and featured a variety of military and civilian flight performances aimed at inspiring the next generation of military aviators. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lauren Cobin.)March 30, 2024 - An amazing night view of a Falcon 9 rocket with 23 Starlink v2 Mini satellites launching from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida. This launch marks the 149th operational Starlink mission, boosting the total number of Starlink satellites launched to 6,100. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by Joshua Conti.)March 29, 2024 - Adm. Linda L. Fagan, commandant of the Coast Guard, Vice Adm. Peter W. Gautier, deputy commandant for operations, Maryland Governor Wes Moore, and Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott, transit by U.S. Coast Guard boat to assess the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse in Baltimore, Maryland. The Key Bridge was struck by the Singapore-flagged cargo ship Dali early morning on March 26, 2024. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brandon Giles.)March 18, 2024 - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers apprehends a unlawfully present noncitizen in the Dallas, Texas area ... who is among 216 arrested unlawfully present noncitizens convicted of drug trafficking or multiple drug possession related offenses involving methamphetamine, fentanyl, cocaine, heroin, or synthetic drugs, during a nation-wide law enforcement effort that ran from March 11 - 26, 2024. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement photo by Charles Reed.)April 1, 2024 - A U.S. Marine Corps AH-1Z Viper (top) and UH-1Y Venom attached to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 165 (Reinforced), 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit, approach for landing on the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) in the Pacific Ocean. Elements of the 15th MEU are currently embarked aboard the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group conducting routine operations in U.S. 3rd Fleet. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Cpl. Amelia Kang and Cpl. Luis Agostini.)
April 7, 2024 - Sgt. 1st Class Zachary Krietenstein of the U.S. Army Parachute Team flies the POW flag into Martinsville Motor Speedway during the prerace events ahead of the NASCAR Cookout 400 race in Martinsville, Virginia the next day. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Megan Hackett.)April 7, 2024 - Electronics Technician 3rd Class Michael Thompson and Religious Program Specialist 1st Class Ashley Ferguson raise the Ensign during sea and anchor detail aboard the Blue Ridge-class command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) as it arrives in Naples, Italy. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by MC2 Mario Coto and MC2 Malachi Lakey.)April 5-7, 2024 - Scenes of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds (F-16 Fighting Falcons), a B-25J, a F-35A Lightning II, and aT-33 performing April 5-7, 2024 - Scenes of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds (F-16 Fighting Falcons), a B-25J, a F-35A Lightning II, a T-33, and a HH-60G Pave Hawk with crew ... during respective performances at The Great Texas Airshow on Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The performances and displays at the airshow highlight the pride, precision and professionalism the U.S. Air Force represents. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photos by Ismael Ortega, Joseph Kumzak, and Tristin English.)April 9, 2024 - A Delta IV Heavy rocket launches from Space Launch Complex 37 (SLC-37) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida ... marking the 16th and final mission of a Delta IV Heavy. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Space Force photo by DeAnna Murano.)April 9, 2024 - U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Harriet Lane (WMEC 903) prepares to return to home port in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii after a three month patrol spanning 15,000 nautical miles from the Hawaiian Islands to the east coast of Australia in support of Operation Blue Pacific. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Coast Guard photo by Senior CPO Charly Tautfest.)Stunning scenic view of red buckwheat plants on a snow coated hill overlooking a desert valley with multi-colored rustic-brown canyon walls lining the horizon with a glimpse of a river bed below under a reddish tinted sky in Jasper Forest at Petrified Forest National Park. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. National Park Service photo by Andrew V. Kearns.)AApril 8, 2024 - The top two scenes are the total solar eclipse with a composite of its progression ... over Dallas, Texas that swept across a narrow portion of the North American continent from Mexico’s Pacific coast to the Atlantic coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The bottom scene is the progression of the partial solar eclipse over the Washington Monument in Washington D.C. that was visible across the entire North American continent along with parts of Central America and Europe. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from NASA photos by Keegan Barber and Bill Ingalls.)April 9, 2024 - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Dylan Masonjohnson, a satellite transmissions communications operator with Combat Logistics Battalion 12, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, maneuvers across a rope bridge and rappels down a cliff during a Basic Jungle Skills Course at the Jungle Warfare Training Center on Camp Gonsalves, Okinawa, Japan. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Manuel Alvarado.)November 7, 2023 - A glimpse of world-class, award-winning tenor and showman George Dyer performing his must see Broadway to Bublé show during the Branson 2023 Veterans week at the Americana Theatre with his talented wife, Clarisse, sharing the stage on several "WOW" memorable hits from from Broadway/Opera shows. George also performs country, gospel, and other contemporary favorites ... receiving enthusiastic ovations from the audience. (Image and Photos by USA Patriotism!)April 11, 2024 - U.S. Army paratroopers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade and soldiers from Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 57th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, fire a FIM-92 Stinger during exercise Shield 24 in Pula, Croatia. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army photo by Paolo Bovo.)
April 13, 2024 - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) sails the Pacific Ocean during the friends and family day cruise, while enjoying flight operations including a demonstration of combat abilities. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Navy photos by MC3 Thaddeus Berry, MC2 Madison Cassidy, and MC2 Ian Thomas.)April 16, 2024 - U.S. Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawks assigned to the 33rd Rescue Squadron fly in formation over Kadena Air Base, Japan. The Pave Hawk has provided combat rescue, disaster relief, casualty evacuation and the ability to respond to anyone in need whether it be in the jungle or sea since 1990. (Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Catherine Daniel.)

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