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What’s Past Is Now Present

| September 21, 2021 | 8 Comments
What’s Past Is Now Present

This article is reprinted from Cherries Writers’s blog, and is a reprint of a 1977 interview by Newsweek of someone who escaped Vietnam to get to the USA, after the North Vietnam government had taken over the entire country. If  any of this sounds familiar in regard to the way things are going now, it […]

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Valor Friday

| August 20, 2021 | 16 Comments
Valor Friday

Today’s subject is once again brought to us by a sort of request from KoB. He forwarded to us the bad, unfortunate news that journalist Joe Galloway died Wednesday morning after having been in hospital near his home in Concord, North Carolina. Joe Galloway is a name many of you will remember. If not for […]

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Valor Friday

| August 13, 2021 | 15 Comments
Valor Friday

Steven Bennett was born in Palestine, Texas in 1946 but grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana. After high school he attended the University of Southwestern Louisiana. Participating in the Air Force ROTC program there, at his graduation in August 1968 he was commissioned a second lieutenant. Bennett graduated undergraduate pilot training the following year and was […]

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73 year old Vietnam vet beaten to death in broad daylight in mostly peaceful Chicago

| July 15, 2021 | 19 Comments
73 year old Vietnam vet beaten to death in broad daylight in mostly peaceful Chicago

Keith Cooper (pictured) survived two tours in Vietnam with the US Marine Corps, but he couldn’t survive Lori Lightfoot’s Chicago. He was beaten to death by two young urban troubadours in broad daylight as they attempted to carjack him. They didn’t even get the car. To their credit, bystanders intervened, but not before Cooper was […]

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Horace Jackson – Phony Green Beret

| July 12, 2021 | 57 Comments
Horace Jackson – Phony Green Beret

Today, we bring you a ‘Twofer’ in regards to fake Green Berets. For the second one, the Guardians of the Green Beret just published a case on Horace R. Jackson. Jackson will be 75 y/o this month and lives in Corona, California.  He is originally from Florida. One interesting aspect of this case is that […]

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Mike Rick – Phony POW, Four Purple Hearts?

| June 15, 2021 | 240 Comments
Mike Rick – Phony POW, Four Purple Hearts?

The folks at MilitaryPhony send us their work on Michael Riordan Rick.  In turn, this case was brought to their attention by a special ninja that is part of the TAH community, so what goes around comes around.  Mike Rick, or the guy with two first names, comes to us from Fort Wayne Indiana.  He […]

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Valor Friday

| April 30, 2021 | 27 Comments
Valor Friday

Would you believe that there was a man who served in the Nazi German Waffen SS as an officer that later went on to serve in the US Army? No just serve, he was commissioned an officer. Perhaps even more incredible, he would join the elite Green Berets and fight in Vietnam. All of this […]

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Vietnam Veterans Day

| March 29, 2021 | 19 Comments
Vietnam Veterans Day

The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017 was signed into law by President Trump, designating 29 March as National Vietnam War Veterans Day. The date was chosen to observe the day the last U.S. combat troops departed Vietnam, and the last of the prisoners of war were released. The holiday is also known as […]

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