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NISEI - The Quiet Americans

You are an American; you were born in America.  You attended school and were taught American values, about our Constitution, that all men were created equal; you were passionate about your country.  1,150 more words

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Some WW II US models - scratch built

Made these out of wood about 30 years ago

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

PENTAX Image

Camouflage

Dale Wilson: B-25 Mitchell

The B-25 Mitchell Bomber was made famous by the daring Doolittle raid on Tokyo a few months after Pearl Harbor was attacked. A medium bomber, the B-25 was not a carrier plane, but sixteen B-25s took off from the USS Hornet, with  731 more words

WW II

Thursday Doors

Welcome to the north country and the tiny town of Landaff, New Hampshire. Landaff was where my grandparents called home. It covers a mere 28 miles, and the 2010 census recorded 415 residents. 230 more words

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THE ANGRY WORLD: The Alley Behind the Dive Bar

Spent half my life out behind this rotten gin joint

A harsh prison sentence

I’m just a recidivist degenerate

vomiting vodka, vicodin and venom

Hellbent… 106 more words

The Angry World

Big Data & Justice at War

We are confronted almost daily with braggadocio on the topic of war. Mastery of big data, we are told, is a safeguard against destruction of our civilization, a nuclear deterrent in microchip form, some say—no need for missile silos and lasers when computer denial and attack are unsheathed. 648 more words

Shore Patrol- Olongapo - 2

Shore Patrol Olongapo – 2
When I was liaison to the Philippine Police I witnessed a few interesting encounters.
During a SEATO exercise an Australian destroyer made a port visit to Olongapo. 576 more words

Navy Stories