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Posted by Claudia Bartow on May 10, 2013 at 9:00pm
To all the Moms out there, Happy Mothers Day! For where would the rest of us be without the Moms?I hope you all make people do things for you today, and that your Day is the Best it can be!Continue
Got an email from a friend and want to know what you think. This is not putting down any Race of any person, it's about OUR Government!When a Soldier Dies in the line of Duty, the Family gets a folded Flag and later a letter conveying Sympathy and…Continue
Maybe it is because I teach the American Revolution to my eighth graders, but I think this is TOO cool! Stay tuned for more "last survivor" pictures and info.…Continue
Started by Claudia Bartow in Miscellaneous May 7.
It was evening on January 12, 1971 in Phouc Vinh, Republic of Vietnam. I was assigned the night standby mission in support of the "Phouc Vinh Follies". This was the term that we aviators of Co C, 227th AHB, 11th CAG, 1st Cavalry Division, used to…Continue
Just had a very strange happening. During the Thanksgiving holidays in San Diego, my wife and I went to the see the movie "Lincoln". Afterwards, I saw an "elderly" gentleman wearing a USN ballcap with the USS WASP on it. I went over to him, shook…Continue
I have mentioned before that my favorite military movie ever is We Were Soldiers. Based on the very true story of the Calvary battalion led by Col. Hal Moore, We Were Soldiers is gripping. One pilot named Ed "Too Tall" Freeman was a Medal Of Honor…Continue
Tags: Ed Freeman
Ok, here goes.. While in Danang at ASP#1( ammunition supply point) in '71. We were moving artillery shells around to get the oldest out in front for first pickup. I was spotting for the forklift driver and he came roaring in(he had 8-9 months there)…Continue
Started by Jeff Wenum in All in a Day's Work Mar 10.
Interesting news story....…Continue
Started by Claudia Bartow in Miscellaneous Mar 4.
Ten years ago today I was teaching Language Arts to eighth graders. It was Valentine's Day of course, and I happened to be preparing to lead a school dance that afternoon.The winter weather moved in, and our school even contemplated an early…Continue
Tags: Valentines Day
Ramona Plaisted holds the dog tags of her husband's uncle, World War I veteran Kenneth Plaisted. These tags were found in an auction box years ago by a Your Military Story member and finally returned .....READ MORE
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