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Legion reacts to Stolen Valor

| August 22, 2019 | 18 Comments
Legion reacts to Stolen Valor

One of our ninjas sends us this sad tale of Stolen Valor, Canadian style. From what “Stolen Valour Canada” states, this Capt. Terrence “Terry” Birch fellow is either embellishing or an outright valor thief. The article shows brief service as a reservist in the Canadian Army Service Corp. A quick search reveals, Transporting supplies from […]

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Former Soldier Accused of Stolen Valor

| August 20, 2019 | 84 Comments
Former Soldier Accused of Stolen Valor

Gregg Ramsdell of Columbus by: Chuck Williams One of our ninjas sends us this sad tale of Gregg Ramsdell, a former soldier who was indicted for fraudulently claiming valor awards in order to improve his chances at gaining employment at Ft. Benning. Court documents state that Ramsdell claimed he had been awarded the Silver Star […]

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Update: More or Les “The Brown Stain” 2K Drive

| August 17, 2019 | 133 Comments
Update: More or Les “The Brown Stain” 2K Drive

We’d like to interrupt our regularly scheduled postings to monitor the Les Brown drive to 2K comments.  We anticipate this milestone will be crossed very soon. As we await Les Brown to show the documents he has sworn he has… … well, we can only think Les does not have a scanner and Elko does […]

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Certification Revoked

| August 16, 2019 | 12 Comments
Certification Revoked

You may have remembered Jeff Treu, whom we posted about here: https://valorguardians.com/blog/?p=87205 For years, Treu had people believing he served in the Marine Corps.  He was involved with law enforcement and even made Wisner Police Chief.  When the story broke, he resigned as Wisner Police Chief on Friday, May 17, 2019 Well, it seems that […]

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Another Valor Thief

| August 16, 2019 | 7 Comments
Another Valor Thief

LST 393 seen in full camouflage paint in 1945. Not to be out done by Sergeant Rumsby and the dog tags, UpNorth sends us a link to a WWII memorial site and museum, the ex-USS Muskegon, LST-393. She is one of two remaining tank landing ships, and saw action in the European Theater during WWII. […]

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Joe Carollo – Victim or Stealing Valor?

| August 10, 2019 | 36 Comments
Joe Carollo – Victim or Stealing Valor?

The Miami Community Newspapers published a story about Joe Carollo who holds office as a City Commissioner. Carollo’s paper stated that Carollo was a veteran of the United State Marine Corps Reserve.  Joe’s time in uniform may be one of the best kept secrets in Miami. In fact, it has gotten the attention of a […]

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Update: More or Les Document Myth

| August 9, 2019 | 235 Comments
Update: More or Les Document Myth

There is more to come on this story.  To recap, Les Brown’s official military records do not match his claims of retiring after 20 years as a MSG (E-8), Special Forces, Ranger, Desert Storm veteran, Master Parachutist and in federal violation of the Stolen Valor Act of 2013 – wearing a Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB).  […]

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James Diprato – Phony SEAL

| August 9, 2019 | 44 Comments
James Diprato – Phony SEAL

The folks at Military Phony send us their work on James Leo Diprato who has claimed on dating sites to be a Navy SEAL.  Here is a pic he posted on the dating site “Plenty of Fish” as profile ‘jdip5454’… And the profile itself… Then went on to claim he was the one on the […]

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