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Bombing the Ruhr Valley: "The Smithy of the German Reich"

Mission Photo Album

As Lt. Mike Powell heads towards the fictional Fort Schmerzen, he’s asked to infiltrate a “secret assembly plant and weapons stockpile” inside a… 1,247 more words

World War II

Short Review: MoH:Warfighter

I rented this 2012 game last night for no other reason that to knock it off of the list of games I would like to at least… 583 more words

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short stack #18

Your kisses decorated my neck like medals of honor.

A purple bruise over my heart.

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Defense bill could lead to Medal of Honor for Albany hero

ALBANY, N.Y. — A defense spending bill passed the Senate Friday night, and it could end in recognition of a local Albany hero.

A portion of the bill would allow Albany’s World War One hero, Sergeant Henry Johnson, to get his long awaited Medal of Honor. 361 more words

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Five Quick Reads for the Week: #Courage #Hero

This week’s Five Quick Reads post comes to you from Washington, D.C., where later today I’ll be celebrating the courage of men and women in the Civil Air Patrol honored today with the Congressional Medal of Honor. 582 more words

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German Immigrant Private Herman Ziegner, E Troop, 7th Cavalry - Conspicuous Bravery

Ziegner distinguished himself by exposing himself to the fire of the Indians and volunteering to go to the support of Capt. Varnum, and there again attracting attention by his coolness and gallantry.

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The StG 44: The First Modern Assault Rifle

StG 44 Photo Album

Widely considered the first modern assault rifle, the StG 44 was developed by Germany during World War II to fill the need for a weapon to serve in an intermediate role between rifles and submachine guns… 927 more words

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