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10 of The Coolest Things Ever Said In War – Being Slightly Understated Here….

This is from War History OnLine.

I really love these lines.

Hollywood doesn’t own all of the coolest lines in WWII films. The most profound things, and in many cases, understated comments are made by those in the thick of it.  1,924 more words

A friend of a friend-Ernest Oxendine-Terri Massol-August 1

One thing I have learned is that good friends have other good friends. This is a series of stories about “friends of my friends”. The post below is the story for August 1, 2015. 674 more words

A Friend Of A Friend

He made 4 combat jumps with 82nd Airborne – Sgt. Miale jumped in Sicily, Italy, France & Holland

This is from Don Moores War Tales.

I wanted to share another story of The Greatest Generation.

Frank Miale made four combat jumps with the 82nd Airborne Division in World War II. 1,196 more words

US Army: Bridging the Brigade Level Armor Gap

Bridging the Brigade Level Armor Gap

Since 1997, the 82nd Airborne Division has soldiered on without its battalion of air deployable armor. Now, as the US military, particularly the Army, withdraws from Iraq and Afghanistan, the forcible entry mission is being given a rethink. 1,267 more words

MEDIA BLACKOUT

He made 4 combat jumps with 82nd Airborne - Sgt. Miale jumped in Sicily, Italy, France & Holland

Frank Miale made four combat jumps with the 82nd Airborne Division in World War II. He survived the war, came home and wrote a book called “Stragedy” about his war experiences. 1,536 more words

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Considering Legend

Author Eric Blehm has found his niche- books about the brave souls who serve in the military and do astounding things. I previously read Fearless… 799 more words

Jade Helm Official Reveals True Purposes of JH-15: This Is a Must Read!

Finally, we are getting some much needed honesty with regard to the true nature of Jade Helm. The information is not overtly forthcoming, but in this clumsily made presentation to local Texas officials, one can pretty much ascertain the true nature of the drill, that is, if one can get around the obvious lies being told to the public by this Jade Helm official. 2,022 more words

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