Honoring Veterans & the Military

Take a deep dive with HISTORY inside the world of the military and all the incredible organizations working to support today’s veterans.

Veterans Day History

Veterans Day History

Learn the facts and figures behind the many contributions of America's armed forces throughout the country's history.

Mission to Honor: How HISTORY Helps

Mission to Honor: How HISTORY Helps

HISTORY partners with organizations that are comprised of, support and honor veterans and military families. Check out more about who they are and the work they do.

Honor A Vet

Honor A Vet

HISTORY honors our veterans by sharing stories of those who have served and are still serving. Share a photo and story of an important veteran in your life using #HonorAVet and @HISTORY will donate $1 to @teamrubicon. Visit www.history.com/honoravet to learn more.

Veterans Day Videos

Veterans Day Videos

Discover the history of Veterans Day and hear personal stories from those who served.

To them, we of Freedom

To Them, We Owe Freedom

Hear celebrities, influencers and members of the History family express their gratitude for veterans - and how their sacrifice and commitment delivers us the lives we live today.

Thank a Veteran at Work

Thank a Veteran at Work

HISTORY invites you to participate in Thank a Veteran at Work. This program encourages businesses and organizations large and small to take time out of the day to thank the veterans in our workplaces.

Veterans Day: In-Depth

Veterans Day: In-Depth

Explore additional history and background about Veterans Day.

HISTORY: Film Corps

HISTORY: Film Corps

This initiative helps preserve the stories and film footage of those who have served for future generations.

Flags and Flowers

Flags and Flowers

Preston Sharp is the schoolboy whose campaign to honor veterans’ graves has inspired a nation. Hear more about his incredible work.