On Saturday, October 23, 2021 Chariots of Honor honored Senior Chief Petty Officer Remigio (Ray) Cabacar, USN (Ret) with a celebratory vehicle procession to celebrate the 94th birthday and honor his military service.
He is a veteran of World War II and the Korean War, and a recipient of the U.S. Congressional Gold Medal. A past commander of VFW Post 5471, District 1, Department of Maryland, comrade Ray continues to be a pillar of his community through his numerous volunteer work. His kind heart has touched and impacted so many in the area. Happy birthday SCPO Cabacar! We salute you! And may God bless you always.
Here is the link to the event video. Enjoy!
And, we thank all our supporters, volunteers, participants, and the Fort Washington, Maryland community, including those who traveled from all over the National Capital Region to participate in yesterday's event!
On Saturday, October 2, 2021, Chariots of Honor hosted a honorary birthday procession for military veteran Roy L. Jackson, in celebration of his 85th birthday. Mr. Jackson honorably served in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force. During his time in the U.S. Army, he served in the 2nd Armored Division post-Korean War. As an Airman in the U.S. Air Force, he served in various commands throughout the world supporting command, control, and global warning systems.
On Saturday, July 31, 2021, overlooking the nation's capital, Chariots of Honor founders and military veterans Eric Holland (USMC), Thomas Setnor (USMC), and Herbert Valle (USN) laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. Understanding the sacrifice, suffering, and grief that are synonymous with war, Chariots of Honor pays our respects to celebrate our fallen veterans for their service and sacrifice that protect the liberties of free nations.
We would like to thank Amira Holland, daughter of Eric Holland and Geno Smith (USA) for their Support.
Thank you to Stafford Media LLC of Stafford, VA for their donation of embroidered polos with our name and motto. Also thank you to Amy of Anita's Beautiful Flowers for her compassion and grace, producing such a beautiful wreath which we presented.
TSgt Hancock is a U.S. Air Force Veteran, who served in WWII. He is a recipient of the Silver Star and the Purple Heart.
Chariots of Honor hosted his celebratory procession on May 23, 2021.
Important update: On Saturday, September 18, 2021, TSgt Hancock passed away. Chariots of Honor was honored and grateful to host his honorary procession in May 2021. Rest in Peace.
Capt Henryk Bukowski's, U.S. Army (Ret), 101st Birthday. Capt Bukowski served his country in the U.S. Army. He is a veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He also worked as a civilian contractor for the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
Chariots of Honor hosted his celebratory procession on May 8, 2021.
On May 1, 2021, Chariots of Honor hosted our first celebratory procession to honor COL Johnson. COL Johnson served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam Wars.