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Military Appreciation Month deals and discounts

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Here are some discounts available for veterans and servicemembers for restaurants and retail outlets during Military Appreciation Month. While these have been verified, check your local franchise to be sure that they are honoring the discounts and for more information.

Many states and communities have mandated safety procedures requiring social distancing including carry-out only at restaurants during COVID-19. The American Legion encourages veterans and their families to adhere to these guidelines and other current safety recommendations when going out into public.

Also, American Legion members and Sons of The American Legion members receive special discounts through their membership. Learn more about the deals offered at our special discounts page.

Restaurants

McCormick & Schmick’s. U.S. military members, veterans, nurses, doctors and first responders receive 10 percent off on Monday, May 25. Dine-in only.

Retail

7-Eleven. Members receive a free medium coffee or Big Gulp® on Memorial Day, July 4 and Veterans Day. 7-Eleven has joined forces with Veterans Advantage to offer military discounts at its convenience stores nationwide. Veterans Advantage is a public benefit corporation that creates exclusive benefits and discounts for active duty, retired, veteran, guard, reservists and family members.

Academy Sports. Health-care professionals, first responders and military members receive 10 percent off purchases in-store and online May 4 to 25.

Alpha Industries. During the month of May, all active duty, retired and reservist members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to receive 30 percent off for Military Appreciation month. Verification required.

Big Lots. First responders, medical professionals, active military personnel, veterans and commercial drivers receive 15 percent off everything in stores and online through May. In stores, show the cashier your valid work ID, military ID, commercial driver’s license or badge. Online, use code BIG HEROES at checkout.

Eyemart Express. Bring in your retired, active- or non-active, veteran, or dependent military ID for 10 percent off.

Happiest Baby. Members of the military receive 40 percent off SNOO purchases and 10 percent off SNOO smart sleeper rentals.

Home Depot. All veterans are eligible for Home Depot's 10 percent military discount on Memorial Day with a DoD-issued ID, a DD214 or a veterans driver’s license. This discount is good for veterans on July 4 and Veterans Day as well.





Hylete. The HYLETE Service League was created to show appreciation for members of the military, veterans and first responders who utilize their personal fitness to ensure our safety. Service league perks include 40 percent off the retail value on all HYLETE orders.

LIXIL. Save up to 90 percent off on kitchen and bath products from American Standard, GROHE, DXV and INAX. Offer extended to servicemembers from all branches of the U.S. military and veterans. Verification is required.

Rack Room Shoes. U.S. military and their families receive 20 percent off purchase for Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day. Must show valid military ID. In store only.

Sleep Number. Military families receive an extra $100 off all Sleep Number beds and adjustable bases with promo code. Visit website to receive promo code.

Sherwin Williams. Military members and their spouses receive 15 percent off on paints, stains and painting supplies.


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The issuance or replacement of military service medals, awards and decorations must be requested in writing.

Requests should be submitted in writing to the appropriate military service branch division of the NPRC. Standard form (SF 180), available through the VA, is recommended to submit your request. Generally, there is no charge for medal or award replacements. For more information, or for the mailing address of the military branch office to submit your request to, call 1-86-NARA-NARA (1-866-272-6272) or visit the NPRC website at www.archives.gov