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Olympic Gold

| July 27, 2021 | 21 Comments
Olympic Gold

1st Lt. Amber English An Olympic bright spot to what has become low comedy. David sends. U.S. Army 1st Lt. Amber English sets Olympic record to win gold medal in skeet shooting Chris Cwik Amber English’s Olympics debut was well worth the wait. English set an Olympic record en route to winning the gold medal […]

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Green Beret saved injured woman from drowning

| July 21, 2021 | 7 Comments
Green Beret saved injured woman from drowning

What started as a relaxed kayak outing on the Red River went South quickly for SSG Ian Tyrrel and a friend. Fort Campbell Green Beret who saved injured woman from drowning earns Soldier’s Medal BY CHAD GARLAND A Special Forces medical sergeant was awarded the Soldier’s Medal for saving an injured woman’s life on what […]

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First female sailor completes Navy Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman training

| July 16, 2021 | 25 Comments
First female sailor completes Navy Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman training

SWCC qualification insignias (from left to right: Basic, Senior, and Master) For the first time, a female sailor has successfully completed the grueling 37-week training course at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado in San Diego to become a Navy Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman (SWCC), the boat operators who transport Navy SEALs and conduct their own classified […]

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A Little Inspiration

| June 29, 2021 | 11 Comments
A Little Inspiration

This is Admiral McRaven’s motivational speech. I hope you appreciate it as much as I do. It applies to all things and all people.  He’s also got a book on the book racks. Well, he has several, but this is titled ‘Make Your Bed’. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01KFJGT50/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i0 Here’s the video of his speech. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBuIGBCF9jc  

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AC-130 gunship crew receives medals for saving 88 lives in combat

| June 28, 2021 | 8 Comments
AC-130 gunship crew receives medals for saving 88 lives in combat

The crew of Shadow 71 (pictured) all received medals for their performance over Afghanistan back in September 2019. From Military.com; An Air Force AC-130J Ghostrider gunship crew was awarded multiple medals this week for providing cover and close-air support for special forces personnel during a September 2019 battle in Afghanistan. Five air commandos from the […]

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USAF combat controller who already earned Air Force Cross receives Airman’s Medal for heroics stateside

| June 14, 2021 | 9 Comments
USAF combat controller who already earned Air Force Cross receives Airman’s Medal for heroics stateside

A US Air Force battlefield airman, who was awarded the service’s second highest award for combat valor, the Air Force Cross, has now earned the service’s highest award for non-combat valor. Military.com reports; For Master Sgt. Daniel Keller, bravery isn’t confined to the battlefield. The airman earned the highest Air Force award for noncombat bravery […]

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Clarksville U.S. Army recruiters help save lives after crash involving 7 vehicles

| June 9, 2021 | 13 Comments
Clarksville U.S. Army recruiters help save lives after crash involving 7 vehicles

KoB sends in this story of quick action on the part of some Army recruiters. WKRN reports; A group of U.S. Army recruiters in Clarksville [Tennessee] put their combat-tested skills to good use after a crash involving seven vehicles in the 3000 block of Wilma Rudolph Blvd. The crash happened Monday right outside of their […]

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Israel brilliantly uses the media to panic Hamas into their bunkers, then promptly bombs said bunkers

| May 15, 2021 | 78 Comments
Israel brilliantly uses the media to panic Hamas into their bunkers, then promptly bombs said bunkers

It’s really hard not to admire the hell out of the Israelis. Surrounded by people that hate them, they weather repeated and constant attacks just for existing. Every time that their enemies team up to invade them militarily, the caged beast that is the Israeli military unleashed. When the dogs of war are let loose, […]

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