It can be difficult to find just the right way to say thank you to a service person retiring from the military. Knowing the sacrifices your friend or family member made while serving our country is humbling and can make a simple “thank you” feel inadequate. Thank goodness you have us to help you choose just the right gift that let’s your soon-to-be-veteran how much their military service mattered.
What better way to welcome your new army veteran into military retirement than with a glass that simply states it for you? Our United States Army Veteran glass is available as either a pint or whiskey glass and communicates that the recipient has membership in an exclusive club of true patriots. Your newly retired army vet will appreciate this gift even more if it comes with a six-pack of their favorite beer or a bottle of their favorite whiskey.
Ladies, are you celebrating the military retirement of your favorite guy? Your husband has always been many things. Our Husband Father Veteran Protector Hero pint and whiskey glasses let your man know that while he has always been your hero and protector, he is one of America’s heroes and protectors as well.
You hear the following terms all the time from your military retiree: FOXTROT, DILLIGAFF, RHIP BUFF. Turns out you can take the person out of the military, but you can’t take the military out of the person. Get them a Military Jargon pint or whiskey glass that helps them look back fondly on their time in the service. These glasses also come with a .308 bullet embedded in the side (bullet pint, bullet whiskey).
The feeling of nostalgia from vintage WWII military posters can instantly evoke a sense of Americana and a connection to the military. The images remind us of sacrifice and a time when the country pulled together. One of our WWII posters makes a great military retirement gift, because it serves as a visual reminder of the greatness of our armed forces and the respect held for those who served. Once you a person becomes a veteran they are connected to all veterans, and these posters celebrate that. Choose from I Want You For U.S. Army, Ready Join U.S. Marines, Be A U.S. Marine!, or Keep ‘Em Flying. Be sure to show off your expert gift giving skills and select the option to add a frame so that your poster arrives ready to hang on the wall.
The Gadsden flag dates back to the Revolutionary War, and was used by the Continental Marines as an early motto flag. The design serves as an assertive warning of vigilance and willingness to act in defense against coercion. It also symbolizes individual rights and limited government. Let our Don’t Tread on Me Pint Gift Set symbolize your appreciation for your friend or loved one’s time in the armed forces. This gift is a reminder that they served the greatest country on earth, the land of the free.
Retiring from the military is a significant event in every service person’s life. One of our gifts will commemorate the occasion and will help your vet look back and remember where they came from while they move forward into whatever comes next. To all the retiring military personnel and veterans out there from all of us here at Lucky Shot, thank you for your service.