Fire up a wild Military Monday (100 Photos)
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We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company (Band of Brothers)
We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company (Band of Brothers):Amazon. Simply beautiful, I love this quote (one mans thoughts regarding the significance of a gun given to him by a surrendering Nazi that had never been fired): That's the way all wars should end, with an agreement, with no blood on it.
full mental jacket...
In the confines of war there is not much room for self expression nor is there a forum on to which one can demonstrate inner feelings, that doesn't mean that those feelings didn't exist there just wasn't time or place to self express when trying to play the old game of kill or be killed. Little scrawlings, doodles, patches, stickers or whatever else you could think of were sported on the M-1 Helmet a.ka. the "steel pot" of a US soldier. During WW2 airplane nose art was the creative avenue of…
Examining the 'Ripple Effects' of War through "My Father's Vietnam"
"My Father’s Vietnam" represents the quietly fading but ever-present outermost ripples of Vietnam’s impact.
Military Slang during the Vietnam War
I came across these posts while surfing the internet and thought it would be cool to combine them, add pictures, and then post here for my readers. Others were submitted by readers and added to the…