Saluting the Armed Forces – The U.S. Navy

Did you know? Under Michigan law, the flag of each branch of service is flown over the state Capitol on the service founding date. Since June, we’ve looked at the U.S. Army, the U.S. Coast Guard, and U.S. Air Force. Still to come… the Marines. Today, we honor and salute the men and women — past and present — who proudly represent the United States Navy. U.S. Navy Founded October 13, 1775 Motto: "Non sibi sed patriae" (Latin: "Not for self but for country") Colors: Blue and … [Read more...]