American GI Forum of the US

announces the 2021 National Conference elections results

The American G I Forum

of the

United States


Press Release


         The American G I Forum of the United States

            Announces New Board

              Effective August 13, 2021


News: 2021 Press Release

For Release: August 30, 2021

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Dear Commemorative Partners,

Two important national observances happen this month.  Click here to access our September SITREP and learn more about each one!


The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration Staff

"Join the nation ... thank a Vietnam veteran!"

September 7, 2021

Naming Commission welcomes public input

Washington, D.C. – The commission tasked to provide Congress recommendations for changing names of military bases and other assets that commemorate the Confederacy is now accepting comments from the American public at

Formed earlier this year, as mandated in the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, the commission is establishing the criteria to rename or remove "names, symbols, displays, monuments and paraphernalia" that commemorate the Confederacy. In addition, the commission will review any "base, installation, street, building, facility, aircraft, ship, plane, weapon, equipment or any other property owned or controlled by the Department of Defense."