Army Celebrates 238th Birthday

class=”alignleft wp-image-29439″ style=”margin: 2px 4px;” alt=”us-army” src=”http://klax-tv.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/us-army.gif” width=”191″ height=”240″ />Over 20 Alexandria area Future Soldiers will receive their oath of enlistment during the U.S. Army’s 238th Birthday celebration, 9:00 a.m., June 14 at the Veterans Affairs Hospital.

This 238th birthday commemorates America’s Army — Soldiers, Families and civilians — who are achieving a level of excellence that is truly Army Strong. We also celebrate our local communities for their steadfast support of our Soldiers and Families. We are “America’s Army: Service to the Nation, Strength for the Future.”

The public is welcome to attend to witness the oath and celebrate with the Shreveport Recruiting Company, Alexandria Recruiting Center.

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