Click the link to learn more, readers – particularly if you are a veteran or active member of the Marines, the Navy, the Army, or the Air Force: Veteran, family, community at the core of Indianapolis Post 522 The American Legion MAR 04, 2021 When Stacy Bohem initially tried to join an American Legion post, … Continue reading A Noble Mission
Men cry differently than women, readers, but they do cry. They do cry. Learn more through the link here: Brothers in Arms By Kevin M. Callahan NOV 20, 2020 Ten years ago, I visited the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery near Anzio with my wife and young sons. Among the gravestones, we came across two brothers from … Continue reading Together Forever
Learn more about the F4F Wildcat through the link below, readers! How the Rugged F4F Wildcat Held the Line During World War II Designed by Grumman Iron Works, the tough little fighter kept America in the fight during those early dark days in the Pacific Theater By David Kindy SMITHSONIANMAG.COM JANUARY 22, 2021 As Joe Foss scanned the … Continue reading The Plane that Could, Would, and Did!
Take a look at this interesting piece from Popular Mechanics, readers: The Marines Could Steal a Page From Cocaine Smugglers Resupplying forces behind enemy lines is risky. Enter the narcosubs. BY KYLE MIZOKAMI JUL 22, 2020 In future conflicts, U.S. forces could become isolated behind enemy lines. Resupplying them could be risky. One potential solution? Use supply-packed, low … Continue reading Learning from the Enemy
…with a little. Just ask the United States Marines. Six Marines parachuted into occupied France after D-Day to help the French Resistance fight the Nazis. One Marine was killed at the drop zone, another was injured badly. The remaining four faced the task of training the French underground fighters – known as the Maquis – … Continue reading You Can Do a Lot…
We have all heard about UFOs. But what about USOs? How many of us know about the strange phenomena below the Earth’s waves? The article from Popular Mechanics lists some of the bizarre things that have been seen in or near the world’s oceans. They range from the odd to the downright frightening. No one … Continue reading What Lies Below….?
There is something truly wonderful about watching adult men playing games with young children. Although short, this clip of United States’ Marines engaging in Nerf gun battles with elementary school children is priceless. It is hard not to smile at the men hamming up their “death scenes” for the enjoyment of the boys and girls … Continue reading U.S. Marines Go to War…with Kids?!
I posted this article last year for Independence Day and, seeing no reason to elaborate on what was stated then, I have reposted it below. Enjoy, readers, and have fun celebrating our nation’s birthday! “Words fail to convey how deeply I love my country. From childhood I have loved the Stars and Stripes that snap … Continue reading America – My Beautiful, Inspirational Home