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Miracle On Ice

| February 22, 2021 | 13 Comments
Miracle On Ice

1980 US Olympic Hockey Team Underdog US Olympic hockey team defeated the Soviet powerhouse today, 41 years ago. AW1 Rod sends. U.S. hockey team beats the Soviets in the “Miracle on Ice” In one of the most dramatic upsets in Olympic history, the underdog U.S. hockey team, made up of college players, defeats the four-time […]

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Marine Rescues Couple

| February 22, 2021 | 3 Comments
Marine Rescues Couple

Marine recognized for saving drowning couple from rough waters in California “It’s what Marines are expected to do.” BY DAVID ROZA When Cpl. Jordan Perez heard a couple calling for help, he ripped off his boots and sprang into action. The Marine saw two civilian kayakers, their vessel capsized in the waters of 21 Area […]

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Weapons Interdiction on the Indian Ocean

| February 17, 2021 | 22 Comments
Weapons Interdiction on the Indian Ocean

USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) in pursuit. Joint Army, Navy, and Coast Guard team doing good work off the coast of Somalia. Piracy seems to have been made an unattractive proposition lately; fortunately enterprising Sammies can fall back on arms smuggling. Up to now, that is. Gun Bunny sends. Guided-missile destroyer Winston Churchill seizes […]

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Heartwarming story of the day

| February 17, 2021 | 24 Comments
Heartwarming story of the day

Joseph Hall is a 96 year old veteran of World War II, where he served in the Navy. According to the article, he enlisted in 1941 (age ~17) and spent three years overseas. Looks as though he rose to petty officer first class and was a gun captain (the man in charge of one of […]

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Amber Alert Rescue

| February 6, 2021 | 2 Comments
Amber Alert Rescue

Tragedy averted by an eagle-eyed sailor. Gun Bunny sends. An alert Navy sailor, an Amber Alert baby and an uplifting ending Dave Ress The sky was just lightening with a few snowflakes swirling as Petty Officer Devyn Drake stopped by her apartment mailbox early Wednesday morning and spotted something out of the corner of her […]

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Space Force Counts Coup

| January 9, 2021 | 12 Comments
Space Force Counts Coup

Iran opened fire on Iraq in early January of last year as revenge for the assassination of Gen. Soleimani, launching ballistic missiles at bases housing US and Iraqi military personnel. “Iran launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against US military and coalition forces in Iraq,” the Pentagon said in a statement. “It is clear […]

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Marine Rescues Infant From Burning Car

| January 3, 2021 | 12 Comments
Marine Rescues Infant From Burning Car

Gunnery Sgt. Kyle Wetter ‘I don’t think I’m special’ says Marine who rescued a baby from a burning car “I was like ‘I need to help her get her baby out of the car.” BY JAMES CLARK On Dec. 7, Marine Gunnery Sgt. Kyle Wetter was on a winding road through Fallbrook, California in the […]

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Houston Firefighters- Merry Christmas, It’s a Girl!

| December 26, 2020 | 11 Comments
Houston Firefighters- Merry Christmas, It’s a Girl!

The crew of HFD Engine 5 delivered a healthy baby girl at a couple’s home while waiting for an ambulance. New born and already the impatient type! Mom-to-be was in labor waiting for a ride to her C-Section appointment, but her daughter had other plans. She arrived 2222L, Christmas Eve at home. All are doing […]

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