Army Celebrates 238th Birthday

us-armyOver 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.