Category Archives: USA

Bob Howard, Medal of Honor

Lt.Col. Bob Howard was nominated THREE times for the Medal of Honor while serving as an NCO with SOG in Vietnam. Three times…

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Salt of the earth

We pulled together when we needed to most, Lee County. Never in the history of Lee County, Alabama, since it was founded shortly after the Civil War, has it become so well known by name throughout the nation and around … Continue reading

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Clarence Sasser, Medal of Honor

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Roy Benavidez – Medal of Honor

When I first read this story about 10-15 years ago, I was struck by this NCO’s bravery, risking everything so that his buddies would live. The story’s no less amazing to me now. Thanks to .45-70 for reminding me of … Continue reading

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Home at last

UNION CITY, TN (WSMV) – A Naval Reserve lieutenant and Tennessee native was finally laid to rest Saturday, 51 years and one day after contact with him was lost over Vietnam. Lt. Richard “Tito” Lannom was only 27-years-old when he … Continue reading

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The BUFF

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Wolfie the Grunt takes 8mm movies of a CA in Vietnam

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God bless these youngsters

Two unnamed North Carolina boys have touched hearts across the country after a photo posted on Facebook showed them pausing in the street to honor the raising of a U.S. flag by the local fire station. The photo has been … Continue reading

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Trump jabs at Sanders and that other commie

President Trump said the United States will never become a socialist country in his 2019 State of the Union address. “We stand with the Venezuelan people in their noble quest for freedom — and we condemn the brutality of the … Continue reading

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Congratulations!

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Semper Fi

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Makes me proud to be a Tennessean

Mourners overflowed from the Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery rotunda on a cold and gloomy Friday morning, many braced with umbrellas and raincoats after the early morning drizzles. And they huddled together to honor a man they never knew. Leo Stokley … Continue reading

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In Rememberance

Thank you to all who served. Take a moment to remember those who gave all.

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John McGinty, Medal of Honor

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A guaranteed ban from social media

-RDM73

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Will America Once Again Abandon Its Christian Montagnard Allies?

The Montagnard tribes in the Central Highlands were among our most loyal allies in the fight against the communists during the Vietnam War. They fought alongside the U.S. Special Forces in epic battles and rescued countless Americans, including pilots, crews, … Continue reading

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He finally comes home

The Battle of Tarawa spanned from Nov. 20-23, 1943 on Tarawa Atoll in the Gilbert Islands. The U.S. attempt to take the atoll and capture a Japanese airbase was named Operation Galvanic. On Nov. 21, U.S. Marine 2nd Lt. Harvel … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Doughboy Who Selected America’s Unknown Soldier

This year marks the one hundred year anniversary of some of America’s most important battles in World War I. In many ways, it has become a forgotten war, although the fighting and its aftermath defined the twentieth century and continue … Continue reading

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In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place: and in the sky The larks still bravely singing fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead: Short days ago, We … Continue reading

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Anybody know this guy?

A group of veterans from the Vietnam War who recently met for a reunion in Florida are searching for one of their comrades who they only knew by a nickname. ‘Louisiana’ is seen in photos with curly brown hair and … Continue reading

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