Panetta Orders Review Of Dover Air Force Base
Veteran's Day parades and ceremonies will take place all over the US with families remembering their loved ones and…
Why Ptsd is So Widespread With Oif And Oef Veterans
There is a staggering amount of OIF and OEF veterans returning from combat zones without physical wounds; seemingly…
Staff Sgt Robert Bales Is No Kid
I read today that the soldier who had suddenly gone on a killing spree in Afghanistan had not enlisted in the army…
Support The Veterans
Essential demographics clarify a percentage of the recording frenzy. Vietnam veterans are getting to be senior citizens…
The Impact Of the Vietnam War
My war was the Korean War but I followed what I could of the news from Vietnam. My wife did not want newscast blasting…
Casket Photo Sparks Outrage: Investigation Launched
An investigation has been opened into a leaked photo according to the Public Affairs Office of part of the Air Force.…
Military Articles (47)
Involuntary Separating From the Military Things they Didnt Tell You
So you served your country or are serving your country. You've been notified your commander is pressing through with recommending your seperation from the Military. Your emotions are going to vary from bieng angry, depressed, optimistic, delusional, and sad. I know from a personal standpoint how you feel. It's not…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 02, 2011  
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US Special Forces Are Being Deployed In Parts Of Africa
President Obama has quietly announced that Special Forces, including Green Berets are being sent to parts of Africa as part of a training mission to help regions finally rid themselves of the small but vicious rebel group that calls themselves the Lords Resistance Army. That group has been terrorizing many…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Oct 15, 2011  
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Kill Team Leader, Calvin Gibbs: Guilty, Awaits Punishment for Murder
Army Staff Sergent Calvin Gibbs has been found guilty of charges of murder during his court martial. Gibbs had pled not guilty to the charges that he had murdered Afghan civilians, taking parts from their bodies to use as both souvenirs and tools of intimidation of other soldiers. He was…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 11, 2011  
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The Medal Of Honor
The military gives awards for service and for valor. They give awards for simple participation. But the highest award for American Service people is the Congressional Medal of Honor. Other countries present similar awards. The Victoria Cross was and still is the highest award in British Commonwealth Countries and Countries…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 06, 2012  
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More Questions Than Answers In the Slaying Of Osama Bin Laden at This Time
The jubilation and joy of finally finding and then killing the terrorist leader, Osama Bin Laden has faded away into a more guarded and reserved state as countries around the world start to access the threat of reprisal. The question of whether there will be an increased threat of terrorist…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 04, 2011  
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5 Ways To Say Thanks To The Military
July is one of the many times through out the year that really compels your to say thanks to the military! They give so much for our freedom and the way we live. Although we could never come close to really fully expressing the gratitude they deserve, we can at…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 07, 2011  
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Is Air Force Basic Military Training Hard? I Will Let You Know The Hardest Part
Well, Air Force basic military training has definitely evolved over the past ten years putting an emphasis on field training and warrior ethos that has never really been enforced until now but hard nah. Trainees just as little as six years ago spent only 6 weeks at Lackland Air Force…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 23, 2012  
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How Israel Helped Singapore Armed Forces
Singapore is one of the most visited places in Southeast Asia. It has grown to become one of the fastest growing economies in the 20th century leading to the 21st century. The annual GDP last year is at USD 425.251 billion. That amount will surely increase in the coming years…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 25, 2014  
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Vietnam Facts
7th. Motor Transport Battalion was made up of Alpha Co., Bravo Co., Charlie Co. and Transport Co. Alpha, Bravo and Charlie Companies all had 5-ton Trucks while Transport Co.had the big Tractor Trailer rigs. All together we logged almost 4.5 million miles and hauled 945,000 tons of Cargo while in…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 02, 2011  
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Hundreds Defect From Yemen Military: Protesters Continue to Call for Saleh to Step Down
More than four hundred Yemeni troops have defected to the side of the opposition, declaring that raising their weapons and attacking the unarmed protesting youth of that nation. The troops made their announcement after hours of the protests in the capital city, Sanaa. Those protests were described as peaceful, populated…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Nov 20, 2011  
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Donating to Veterans Organizations
There are many veterans organizations in the United States of America which get a percentage of their funding from individual contributors to help them bring a wide range of professional services to homeless veterans as well as those veterans who are in need. Therefore it is very important that you…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 13, 2013  
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Is Navy Seal Training For You
With the recent success of the Navy SEALS mission to kill or capture Osama bin Laden we cannot see the dedication and commitment these patriots endured to complete Navy SEAL Training. Hidden behind all the press and praise is the difficult Navy SEAL training required to operate in hostile environments.…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 11, 2011  
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3 Reasons We Need To Say Thank You Military
As we get busy in our day to day lives, it is easy to forget some of the most important things that exist today. For example our military. It can be easy to take for granted the freedom that we have but there was and is an ongoing cost to…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 07, 2011  
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Is Air Force Basic Military Training Hard Or Easy? What You Can Expect
Sir, trainee (insert your last name here) reports as ordered! This is the first thing you will take with you to basic military training. You will use this before speaking when spoken to or before you open your mouth at all during this 8 ½ weeks of pain. You’ll need…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 16, 2012  
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China And Singapore to Explore New Initiatives To Boost Their Military Programs
While it is known that Asian giants China and India have already rapidly built up their already huge military arsenals, the tiny, prosperous Southeast Asian city-state of Singapore had been quietly ramping up defense expenditures at a rate disproportionate to its size and population. According to the Stockholm International Peace…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Dec 10, 2014  
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Facts & Thoughts from Vietnam
My unit, 7th. Motor Transport Battalion was made up of Alpha Co., Bravo Co., Charlie Co. and Transport Co. Alpha, Bravo and Charlie Companies all had 5-ton Trucks while Transport Co.had the big Tractor Trailer rigs. All together we logged almost 4.5 million miles and hauled 945,000 tons of Cargo…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 02, 2011  
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Casket Photo Sparks Outrage: Investigation Launched Into Leaked Photo
An investigation has been opened into a leaked photo according to the Public Affairs Office of part of the Air Force. That photo, depicting a number of members of 345th Training Squadron posing around a metallic casket was taken some time in August but has only recently surfaced to the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Dec 15, 2011  
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Best Jobs for Veterans
When military service is completed for veterans, they are faced with the task of getting a job in the civilian world to be able to support themselves as well as their families. The knowledge, skills as well as experience they gained in the field makes them be in demand by…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 13, 2013  
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A Day in the Life-Dong Ha, Vietnam Duplicate
A Day In The Life Dong Ha, Vietnam 1968 Brush your teeth, shave and prepare for the grueling day ahead, mentally and physically. Prepare 50 caliber machine guns, check ammo make sure M-40 was serviced and ready to go, have tools on board. Climb aboard the old Dinosaur with me,…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 13, 2011  
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The Impact Of the Vietnam War
My war was the Korean War but I followed what I could of the news from Vietnam. My wife did not want newscast blasting into our living room about the war with our little children listening with their big ears. I was in graduate school in the early stages of…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jul 11, 2011  
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Staff Sgt Robert Bales Is No Kid
I read today that the soldier who had suddenly gone on a killing spree in Afghanistan had not enlisted in the army until soon after September 11th, 2001, at the age of 27. Staying for multiple tours, he was about thirty years old when he committed that mass shooting that's…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 19, 2012  
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Support The Veterans
Essential demographics clarify a percentage of the recording frenzy. Vietnam veterans are getting to be senior citizens and more inclined to health issues. Any condition they can connect to their military service could qualify for regularly scheduled payments and for some ailments, it is simpler for Vietnam veterans than other…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 13, 2015  
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Things You Should Know About Filing Your VA Claim
Are you a Veteran needing to file a claim with the Veterans Administration, but don't know where to start. The whole process can be overwhelming, one person says you need to do this and another says you should do something else. So where do you start? First of all you…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 04, 2011  
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Why Ptsd is So Widespread With Oif And Oef Veterans
There is a staggering amount of OIF and OEF veterans returning from combat zones without physical wounds; seemingly whole on the outside appearance, but what lurks within is all but a whole person. For those of us that have firsthand knowledge of why PTSD is affecting more than 76,000 veterans;…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jan 05, 2012  
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Green Jobs for Veterans
Despite the gratitude we have as a country to the military veterans for their courageous acts when they were on active duty making sure that our country is safe, we will not be doing enough to honor their dedication and service if they end up being unemployed after exiting military…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Feb 19, 2013  
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Iraqi Withdrawal Date May Be Postponed
The Iraqi conflict which started in 2003 has been going in now for eight years. Thousands of Americans and Iraqis have lost their lives. Some have life time injuries. Millions of dollars have been spent, infrastructure destroyed, and many parents are left heartbroken because of an unpopular war. During the…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   May 20, 2011  
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Dead Soldier Get's Afghans Heartmade Blessings
It is such a blessing to see someone or yourself touch people's lives. It is no different when it comes to Heartmade Blessings. Creating and giving away afghans to fallen solidiers family, I am sure theses families hearts were warmed. Even with something such as poetry, though it has nothing…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Apr 08, 2011  
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What Is Beast Week In Air Force Basic Training?
Air Force basic training has evolved throughout the years, and even as little as 2006 has changed dramatically. What was once “Warrior” week out in wild has been replaced with what is now “BEAST” week. This is where you will actually be on your own (more or less) without Smokey…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Mar 21, 2012  
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Following Translation Of the Bin Laden Evidence, US Steps Up Tracking Of New Operatives
When Osama bin Laden was finally shot and killed by US Navy Seals, a treasure trove of evidence was removed from his compound as well. The CIA, the FBI and other high ranking government agencies have been feverishly poring over that evidence, which included five computers, twice as many hard…
By:  in  News and Society  >  Military   Jun 09, 2011  
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General John R. Allen, the Commander of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan…
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