2019 Army Birthday Ball

Two hundred and forty-four years ago, the Continental Congress established the United States Army on 14 June 1775. Today, as we pay tribute to the millions of Soldiers, past and present, who have answered the call to serve their nation, we specifically recognize those who participated seventy-five years ago in the largest amphibious operation in U.S. history: Operation OVERLORD—the invasion of Europe occupied by Nazi Germany.