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General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, USA | Academy of Achievement

Not since Dwight Eisenhower in World War II had a military man won the affection of the American public to the degree that General H. Norman Schwarzkopf did. As commander of Operation Desert Storm, he gave the American people the satisfaction of seeing their armed forces triumph in a decisive confrontation with a hated enemy. After the frustration and heartbreak of the Vietnam war, this victory helped many Americans regain an almost-forgotten pride in their men and women in uniform. Credit…

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Brig. Gen. Nadja West to Become Army Medicine’s First African American Female Two-Star General

Brigadier General Nadja West, deputy chief of staff, G-1/4/6 for the United States Army Medical Command, will be promoted to Major General. This promotion will make West the first African-American …

75th Ranger Regiment

An Army Ranger from Joint Base Lewis-McChord was killed in a firefight Saturday while he led an assault against an enemy position in Afghanistan’s Wardak Province, the U.S. Special Operations Command...

First Responders Kick Ass

naloxonebiteparamedic: “goosedawg: “I had two great docs in Iraq and Afghanistan ” Bless you docs, ”

1951 Willys M38 Jeep

Auction house Sotheby’s is offering a one-of-a-kind chance to own this extremely early, rare, and historically significant 1951 Willys M38 Jeep. Willys developed the M38 to supply the US military for the Korean War, since then it has inspired both an entire category of recreational 4WDs and several generations of military light utility vehicles. The M38 offered here received a high-quality restoration, has been mechanically freshened, and is equipped with a period-correct telephone, radio…

May 18, 1951 – Fallout From A Firing – The MacArthur Dismissal

May 18, 1951 – MBS: Fulton Lewis Jr. News and Commentary – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 18, 1951 and the controversy surrounding the abrupt dismissal and relieving of dutie…