Patriot’s Day!!!

While most states don’t celebrate it, today, April 19 is Patriot’s Day, commemorating the 246th anniversary of the opening battles of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord. This was the start of what became America! History.com has a nice … Continue reading

Recall them all…

We know what the current administration and the left think of the military… Biden’s first act in the Oval Office was removal of ALL the military flags! Next was ‘background checks’ (e.g. checking loyalty), then the powers that be pushed … Continue reading

Veterans Day…

Nuff said… We help each other… Always… … Continue reading

‘Murrica…

Something positive! Some real rock and roll!!! Blue Angels – Ultimate Best Action Video from Anthony Sullivan on Vimeo. … Continue reading

Final honors…

The last tribute to a military veteran… First is the flag is placed on a closed casket so the union blue field is at the head and over the left shoulder of the deceased. Afterward, Taps is played, followed by … Continue reading

Worth the reminder…

Another one from the mil email string- Many pilots are ex-military/military reservists… An Airline Captains Announcement “The American flag does not fly because the wind moves past it….the American flag flies from the last breath of each military member who … Continue reading

TBT…

Sonobuoys were the main way we tracked subs back in the day. I really hate to think how many TONS of those damn things I handled, one at a time, over the years… Weighing 15 to 39 lbs, we carried … Continue reading

Finally!!!

The Navy (and all services) are still paying the price for sequestration under Obama… It has been five years since the attack submarine Boise returned from its last patrol, and this whole time she has been waiting on some loving care and … Continue reading

Understanding…

This one came over the transom from the Mil email net… To understand a Military Veteran you must know: We left home as teenagers or in our early twenties for an unknown adventure. We loved our country enough to defend … Continue reading

Never Forget!!!

Why do we say that? One of the reasons is that this was a cowardly attack on US soil against innocent civilians… I lost three friends in the Pentagon Navy Ops Center. Captain Larry Getzfred, AW1 Joe Pycoir, and Jack … Continue reading