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How I helped the Allies win WW2*

*On the PS2 of course. I’m not that deluded.

I finished another game! This time it was Medal of Honor: Frontline, a game mentioned before in my roundup of 2013. 429 more words

Videogames

The M1903 Springfield: The First Standardized U.S. Sniper Rifle

M1903 Springfield Photo Album

During World War II, many U.S. snipers used the M1903 Springfield bolt-action rifle, so it’s no surprise that their portrayals in modern media (like Pvt. 989 more words

World War II

A bucket of shrimp

They say old folks do strange things. At least, I think that is what young people say about us when they talk about us at all —which isn’t all that often. 879 more words

World War II

Osmond K. Ingram

Osmond Kelly Ingram was a Gunner’s Mate First Class in the United States Navy during World War I who received the Medal of Honor posthumously. 397 more words

US History

The Road to Brest: Sniper's Last Stand

Mission Photo Album

In August 1944, Allied troops were in the midst of a concerted push into France, determined to force the Germans back across the… 875 more words

World War II

Desert Storm: Ribbons and Medals, another benefit of war

Another benefit of war that looked cool and neat from the outside were the medals and ribbons that we would wear on our dress uniforms.  They always looked somehow mysterious and special, like “How did you get that?  354 more words

Military

The German Counterattack That Never Came

Mission Photo Album

We rejoin Lt. Mike Powell deep behind enemy lines as he works alone to complete a laundry list of objectives. He’s under the direction of… 921 more words

World War II