Date(s) - 06/08/2020 - 06/12/2020
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday started our week-long celebration of the 245th U. S. Army Birthday and observance of Flag Day!!
We are excited to join with two of our Community Partners – the Phoenix Recruiting BN and the Sun Devil Army-ROTC BN – to bring you some on-line presentations (both recorded and live-streaming) that will highlight how Today’s Army remains an integral part of our society at the community, State and National levels.
I invite you to join us each day for our presentations, which can be accessed by going to the Phoenix Recruiting BN’s Facebook page located at the following GO ARMY AZ LINK at https://www.facebook.com/goarmyarizona/. Make sure to look at the “events” posting there and find the 245th Army Birthday Celebration program of events. Please indicate if you are interested or plan on attending the planned events.
Monday 08JUN20@1700AZ (5 pm AZ Time)
USMA – Topic: commissioning and college options through USMA, prerecorded cadet interviews. Note: If you missed this presentation, you can still view it on our Chapter’s FB page.
Tuesday 09JUN20@1700AZ (5 pm AZ Time)
AMEDD – Topic: entering the medical field through the Army. Prerecorded Videos, HPSP testimonials, and live stream with LT Yu (Q-and-A)
Wednesday 10JUN20@1300AZ (1 pm AZ Time)
ASU Army ROTC – Topic: commissioning and college options through ROTC. Prerecorded and live stream with speaker. Note that this event can be accessed through the SUN DEVIL A-ROTC BN LINK at https://www.facebook.com/asuarmyrotc/, as well.
Thursday 11JUN20@1700AZ (5 pm AZ Time)
Phoenix Recruiting Battalion – Topic: Resiliency and Overcoming Adversity. Livestream with 10th Group Silver Star recipient
Friday12JUN20@1600AZ (4 pm AZ Time)
AUSA National Topic: National cake cutting and 245th Birthday celebration event. Join the President and CEO of AUSA, GEN (R) Ham, our 9 Regions and 122 chapters around the world as we celebrate the Army’s 245th birthday. Tune in for toasts, entertainment from recording artist, SFC Jamie Buckley, U.S. Army Ret., POW/MIA Remembrance, a key note from GEN (R) Ham and cake cutting as some of the elements of the celebration. Dress up or dress down, get comfortable, and honor America’s Army with us. **Please register to join the event at the following AUSA – ARMY BIRTHDAY LINK at http://www.ausa.org/armybirthday.
Our own Chapter will be opening a link to a recorded video on the History of the U.S. Army and Flag Day beginning on Wednesday 10JUN20 at noon, which will be posted to our AZ TERRITORIAL CHAPTER FB PAGE at http:// www.facebook.com/AUSA-Arizona-Territorial-Chapter-7202-338052533006221. I hope that you will take some time to view this video as it is sure to remind you where we have been, and where we are going, as America’s foundational military force!!