National Veterans & Military Families Month

Warrior Care Month

       National Family Caregivers Month

A Proclamation on National Veterans and Military Families Month

2023 | The White House


October 30 - November 3 – National Veterans Small Business Week

November 5 – Daylight Savings Time Ends 

November 7 – Election Day! Have you returned your absentee ballot? 

November 7 – VA Public Feedback listening session 1:30 p.m. EST to 3 p.m. EST 

November 10 - DA VMF Caucus Monthly Meeting, 14:00 EST Link   

November 10 – Marine Corps Day/Birthday

November 10 – Veterans Awareness March 0800-1500, Kaiserslautern (Germany) High School Track, sponsored by Kaiserslautern & Ramstein HS Air Force Junior ROTC

November 11 – Veterans Day History of  Armistice/Remembrance Day

November 14 – 12 noon CET via Zoom  “The Return of the Soldier” by Rebecca West Book Club emphasizes Veterans in November 

November 28 – #GivingTuesday Tuesday after Thanksgiving 




Toll “Bells of Peace” on 11/11 at 11am local time, and honor all those who served and sacrificed in WWI.

Join the DA Global Veterans and Military Families Caucus in participating in the annual Bells of Peace remembrance of those who served in World War I on November 11th, 2023 at 11 am local promoted by the Doughboy Foundation. 

10:45 ET, Livestream Bells of Peace At the National WWI Memorial in Washington, D.C.       

Everyone can honor our Veterans on Veterans Day--you do not need to be in a major city or live near an American Cemetery. Hold your own local Bells of Peace ceremony.

For all those who plan to hold a Bells of Peace ceremony on November 11th, we have put together valuable resources and tools to help you,  including:

  • A countdown timer to Nov. 11, 11am local;

  • Bells you can toll from your mobile device or computer;

  • A timer for a moment of silence and reflection;

  • Taps you can sound from you mobile device or computer;

  • FAQs, recommendations, event planning and execution;

  • Hashtags #BellsOfPeace and #TollTheBells for Social participation;

The  Bells of Peace WebAPP

American Battle Monuments Commission

To mark a hundred years of commemoration, ABMC released a unique 56-minute documentary, "Our Promise: 100 years of the American Battle Monuments Commission."


Please support our efforts on behalf of Veterans and Military Families.
Join the VMF caucus
Check the VMF website

Election Day November 7, 2023!

Request your absentee ballot! Register to vote!