This Day in History-Apr 19, 1995 A massive explosion at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, kills 168 people and injures hundreds more. The bomb, contained in a Ryder truck parked […]
REMEMBERING A HERO: “American Sniper” Chris Kyle would have celebrated his 45th birthday today. The Navy SEAL was born in Texas on this day in 1974.
In Iraq, the time and date seemed to disappear. The only time I am worried about it is when I need to be ready for a mission or when I’ve been sitting in the Stryker for an extended period, and I need to get out and stretch my legs.
On this February 14, 1968 The 3rd Brigade 82nd Airborne deployed to Vietnam from Ft. Bragg N.C. 282 Paratroopers gave the ultimate sacrifice for their fellow troopers, family and the Country they fought for, America! […]
In May of 1861, 9 year old John Lincoln “Johnny” Clem ran away from his home in Newark, Ohio, to join the Union Army, but found the Army was not interested in signing on a […]
GERMANY IN RUINS, 1945. U.S. infantrymen move down a street in Waldenburg, Germany, after a raid during World War II, April 1945.
Leslie Halasz Sabo Jr.(1948 -1970) was a soldier in the US Army during the Vietnam War and a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Cambodian Campaign on May 10, 1970. […]