U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Anderson (left) digs as Sgt. Justin Bohannon waits his turn as they search the home of a suspected insurgent in Owesat, Iraq, on Dec. 18, 2007. Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, searched the home after a Concerned Local Citizen checkpoint [...]
Coalition Troops in Iraq Capture Insurgent Leader
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Dec. 31, 2007 – Coalition forces in Iraq today captured a suspected insurgent leader during operations to disrupt criminal networks in the Husseiniyah area, military officials reported.
The detainee reportedly is a terrorist recruiter for Karbala province. He also allegedly facilitated terrorists’ training in constructing roadside [...]
The title speaks for itself.
The rumor in NY is that Mayor of NYC, Michael Bloomberg is seriously considering a run for the Presidency with the support of the Independence Party and a personal infusion of cash of up to $1 Billion! Bloomberg spent over $130 million of his own money in his last two [...]
Subject: What Was on 572’s Right Wing
What was on 572’s right wing?” The result of MacNamara’s ordnance shortage in ‘ Nam ……we “gave them everything we had….. EVERYTHING!” A true story from VA-25. Just as this AD was being shot off, we got a 1MC message from the bridge, “What [...]
Dec. 25, 2007 - U.S. Army soldiers from Bravo Battery, 2nd Battalion, 32nd Field Artillery Regiment, attached to 2nd Brigade Combat Team, take part in a candlelight ceremony during a Christmas party at Joint Security Station Torch in Yarmuk, Iraq, on Dec. 25, 2007. DoD photo by Spc. Charles W. Gill, U.S. Army. (Released)
Dec. 22, 2007 - A U.S. Army Soldier thumb-wrestles with an Iraqi child in Sab al Bor, Iraq, Dec. 22, 2007. DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. William Greer, U.S. Air Force. (Released)
Dec. 26, 2007 - U.S. Army Capt. Jordan J. Berry, the Kapisa province civil affairs team leader for the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team, and Koeja Ablebacker, governor of Kapisa province, cut a ceremonial ribbon during the opening ceremony of the Aftabachi Girl’s School in the Kapisa province of Afghanistan Dec. 26, 2007. DoD photo by [...]
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Dec. 27, 2007 – Coalition troops killed 11 insurgents and captured 19 others during separate operations in Iraq today, military officials reported.
In Mosul, coalition troops captured a wanted individual believed to be responsible for a group of terrorists who conduct assassinations in the city, including attacks against Iraqi security forces. Intelligence [...]
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All Members with email addresses on file.
MILITARY ORDER OF THE PURPLE HEART
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A demonstration of humanity during the most terrible times.
There are a number of references to this tale on Google.
Charlie Brown was a B-17 Flying Fortress pilot with the 379th Bomber Group at Kimbolton , England His B-17 was called ‘Ye Old Pub’ and was in a terrible state, having been hit by flak [...]