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Octoberfest 2014 Sneak Peak

Deals, Demonstrations, Food & Fun Checkout all that’s planned for our third annual Octoberfest Event on this Saturday. Here are some of the special storewide sales   Sale prices may not be combined with professional discounts. Valid on in-store purchases. No rain checks …

The History of Memorial Day

Although we are inundated by barbecues, annual sales, parades, and festivities in the warm weather, the true meaning of Memorial Day  is to to commemorate the men and women in the Armed Forces who have died serving our country. Memorial …

The History of the Tuskegee Airmen

Each year we celebrate Black History Month during the month of February in both the United States and Canada. An important group of veterans who fought in the Second World War are the Tuskegee Airmen. Not only were they fighting …

History of the Military Flight Jackets

The historic flight jacket was born back in September of 1917 when the United States Army established the Aviation Clothing Board. Sometimes referred to as a bomber jacket or bombardier jacket, the typical flight jacket has high wrap around collars, zipper …

Why Dog Tags Are So Popular

More than just a cool fashion trend, dog tags are an important means of identification for military members. Before uniformly printed tags started showing up in the United States around the 1900’s, soldiers would print their own identification on paper or …