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Randy Duck, the Duck of Dupe; phony Senior Chief Gunners Mate

| February 21, 2020 | 201 Comments
Randy Duck, the Duck of Dupe; phony Senior Chief Gunners Mate

UPDATE: It’s been three years since we posted our case on Randy Duck and it seems the Duck of Dupe has been using his same old bag of tricks.   We get reports from people that he still claims to have been a Senior Chief in the Navy.   Evidently, the Navy never taught the Duck of […]

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Foley and Jowers – Tex, Lies and Videotape

| February 17, 2020 | 130 Comments
Foley and Jowers – Tex, Lies and Videotape

By now, you’ve all had your fill of the candidates in the Callahan County Texas election.  But wait… there’s more. Rick Jowers applied for the position of Jailer back in 2007.  The following were obtained by an Open Records Request to Taylor County Texas and provided to us by a concerned citizen of Callahan County.  […]

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Leroy Foley and the DD-214

| February 9, 2020 | 263 Comments
Leroy Foley and the DD-214

You may recall the recent post that we did on Leroy Foley.  Foley is currently a Clyde Texas police officer and is running for Sheriff of Callahan County.  The election is March 3, 2020. Well, a DD-214 has surfaced and had multiple postings on Facebook.  A copy of this DD-214 was also sent to admins […]

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David T. Eschenfelder NOT a Green Beret

| February 3, 2020 | 73 Comments
David T. Eschenfelder NOT a Green Beret

The folks at GuardiansoftheGreenBeret just recently published a case on David T. Eschenfelder. Apparently he claimed to a few people on LinkedIn that he was a Green Beret in Vietnam.  This sparked some skepticism due to Eschenfelder’s age. Summary of Eschenfelder’s claims: Special Forces in Vietnam Served for 7 yrs, from 1970-76 Served in Vietnam […]

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Ty Hampe – The Rest of the Story

| December 19, 2019 | 127 Comments
Ty Hampe – The Rest of the Story

The folks at MilitaryPhony published additional military records on Ty Hampe – the individual claiming to have two CIBs and a Purple Heart. You may recall that TAH published an article about Hampe here. Hampe’s Facebook page has a post of him in uniform and then a closeup of the uniform. Hampe also had a […]

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UPDATE: Maggie DeSanti – Media Darling or Stolen Valor Con Artist?

| October 28, 2019 | 165 Comments
UPDATE:  Maggie DeSanti – Media Darling or Stolen Valor Con Artist?

We thought that it was time for an update on significant events surrounding Margaret C. DeSanti. We wrote about Margaret in 2014 here: https://valorguardians.com/blog/?p=57300 Then, the recent 2019 follow-up with Margaret here: https://valorguardians.com/blog/?p=92064 FoxNews carried the story here: https://valorguardians.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/the-five-one-more-thing-21oct2019.mp4 FoxNews did not respond to emails asking for a correction. Background Research There was a lot […]

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Robert Glaub – Phony Silver Star and Purple Heart

| October 28, 2019 | 126 Comments
Robert Glaub – Phony Silver Star and Purple Heart

The folks at Military Phony send us their work on this Robert Allen Glaub fella.  Robert is 56 years old as of Oct 2019 and lives in Torrington, Wyoming.  He often goes by “Rob” as well as his nickname “Goosinator.”  Sometimes he lists his last name as “Glaub-Leonello.” Glaub posted photos of himself in his […]

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UPDATE: ‘Alaska Bob’ Glaves’ “Restricted” Files

| October 11, 2019 | 147 Comments
UPDATE: ‘Alaska Bob’ Glaves’ “Restricted” Files

Dave Hardin was going to do an update on this but before it spills over into the Weekend Open Thread, I will do a starter post here for awareness and you may want to check back for a separate post from Dave on this subject. The Peninsula Daily News has published a followup article about […]

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