In 1961, three Marines lowered the American flag outside the U.S. Embassy in Cuba, a visible sign of the severed ties between the two countries. Fifty-four years later, those retired Marines returned for the reopening of the diplomatic post, where they delivered a new flag and saw it raised by a new generation of Marines.
Military transitioning can pose a real challenge for USAA members whether it's separation, retiring from the military, Permanent Change of Station or deployment.
As we get older and reflect on our accomplishments, our attention begins to shift to the next generation and our legacy. One of the best ways to pay it forward to the next generation is by mentoring someone who needs it as much as you did.Read More