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Hacksaw Ridge

If you don’t like blood, slow-motion, or Vince Vaughn in a serious role, then you won’t like Hacksaw Ridge. It’s Mel Gibson’s first film since… 414 more words


Lost and Found - December 4th Edition

What to remember about December 4th…

  • 1780  Patriot dragoons use fake cannon to bluff British troops into surrender near Camden, South Carolina
  • 1783  At a tavern in New York, General George Washington informs his officers that he is returning to civilian life…
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Medal of Honor recipient's foundation to erect new monument in Kaneohe

Hershel “Woody” Williams, a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the Battle of Iwo Jima, is in Hawaii for the events marking the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. 440 more words


A Time to Remember: Hacksaw Ridge

Staff  Writer, UAS Whalesong

Spoiler Alert: This article contains spoilers from the film Hacksaw Ridge, starring Andrew Garfield as Desmond Doss.

Up to now, these articles have been focused on World War I, and on wide-reaching elements rather than personal stories. 1,052 more words


A Surefire Gamechanger: Medal of Honor (Sony PlayStation, 1999)

Unusually, I can still remember the exact day I bought Medal of Honor. It was a Saturday afternoon in Cambridge on a cold winter’s day and my mother and I had gone to see Choral Evensong at St. 452 more words


Heroic Huey Pilot Receives Medal of Honor

The details of the heroism that will see Charles Kettles awarded the Medal of Honor at the White House come back clearly and quickly even five decades later. 1,175 more words

Amazing Military Stories

Lost and Found - November 26th Edition

What to remember about November 26th…

  • 1776  Peyton Randolph, 1st president of the Continental Congress, is laid to rest at College of William and Mary…
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