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The Holocaust - We Must Remember - Col. Irving Heymont - “AMONG THE SURVIVORS OF THE HOLOCAUST-1945: The Landsberg D.P. Camp Letters of Major Irving Heymont, United States Army”

THE HOLOCAUST: WE MUST REMEMBER 

30-Hour Series of Interviews broadcast on the Roger Fredinburg Radio Program

2-25-1998 Eighteenth Program in Series

Guest: Colonel Irving Heymont… 6,336 more words

Holocaust

Goodnight Soldier

Our Veteran Has Gone

His battle is over.

His war has ended.

And now he’s gone.

One more soldier.

One more old man.

One more willing to sacrifice. 33 more words

Life Chatter

Army Morale Remains Low Under Obama

When I read the following story’s headline, my first response was,

Well, duuh!

USA Today reports that

More than half of some 770,000 soldiers are pessimistic about their future in the military and nearly as many are unhappy in their jobs, despite a six-year, $287 million campaign to make troops more optimistic and resilient, findings obtained by USA TODAY show. 1,224 more words

Politics

General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army announced today the following assignments:

Maj. Gen. Joseph A. Brendler, director of plans and policy, J-5, U.S. Cyber Command, … 174 more words

Department Of Defense

2015 Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund Gala

I was lucky to have the opportunity to travel to Houston earlier this month for the first annual Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund Greater Houston Gala. If you’re not familiar with the Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund, it began a few years ago when a group of my dad’s West Point classmates (USMA ’86) decided they wanted to help military children who have had a parent killed in the line of duty. 2,075 more words

Army

FALLEN HEROES - Spc. John M. Dawson, 22

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.

Spc. John M. Dawson, 22, of Whitinsville, Massachusetts, died April 8, in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he was attacked by small arms fire while he was on an escort mission. 23 more words

Department Of Defense