Archive for ‘MILITARY’
Second Battle of Fallujah
The Second Battle of Fallujah—code-named Operation Al-Fajr and Operation Phantom Fury—was a joint American, Iraqi, and British offensive in November and December 2004, considered the highest […]
She is a war hero. Lucca.
Lucca was a German Shepherd/Belgian Malinoisservice dog who was employed by the United States Marine Corps for 6 years. She was trained to detect explosives. […]
Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 164 (HMM-164) was activated under LtCol. Herbert J. Blaha on July 1, 1964, at Marine Corps Air Station […]
The Sky Soldiers
The 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (“Sky Soldiers”) is an airborne infantry brigade combat team of the United States Army based in Vicenza, Italy. It is the United States European […]
The Grunt Padre : Father Vincent Capodanno
MOH Citation : For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of […]
Chris Noel : The starlet who became a soldier.
Donald Hirst; War Photographer. R.I.P.
In memory of our dear friend and colleague admin Donald Hirst. Don was a sweat and courageous man and he will […]
Eric; The meanest junkyard dog
The Battle of Long Tan
In May 1966 the first soldiers of the 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment (6RAR) arrived in South Vietnam; the rest […]