Thursday, October 30, 2014

Medal of Honor Ceremony today – Staff Sgt. Sal Giunta

Today at 2pm ET in the East Room of the White House Staff Sgt. Sal Giunta will be first living Soldier since the Vietnam war to receive the Medal of Honor. Be sure to make an appointment to watch. Here is the LIVE streaming link http://www.whitehouse.gov/live In the below 60 Minutes video Staff Sgt. Sal [...]

Jake Rademacher from ‘Brothers at War’ and Tom Sileo from UnknownSoldiersblog.com

Listen on demand 24/7 Original Show Air Date: 20 April 2010, 9pm CT Fresh off our trip the 2010 Milbloggies in DC, we had the amazing opportunity to meet filmmaker Jake Rademacher and journalist Tom Sileo. We are thrilled to welcome them both to the show, join us for Jake Rademacher, director of the film [...]

USS Nebraska experiences tragedy at sea

When I first heard the news of the USS Nebraska loosing a Sailor, my heart just sank. The full details have now been published as the family has been notified, so I feel safe writing about it now. Machinist Mate 3rd Class Michael A. Gentile, of Fairfield, Maine was fatally injured last Saturday. He joined [...]

CPT Greg Dalessio

When we lived in Germany, I was the officer records clerk for our post/brigade.  I loved my job and one of the main reasons why was the people I served.  I knew almost all of the officers on our small post and enjoyed being able to help them.  They always knew that if they needed anything [...]

Navy SEAL to be awarded Medal of Honor

On Oct. 11th the White House announced U.S. Navy SEAL, Lt. Michael P. Murphy will be presented the U.S. Navy Medal of Honor, awarded posthumously, during a ceremony at the White House Oct. 22. From news.navy.mil Murphy was the officer-in-charge of the SEAL element, which was tasked with locating a high- level Taliban militia leader [...]

Marine Barracks at Kings Bay Named for CPL. Dunham

070817-N-9610C-050 KINGS BAY, Ga. (Aug. 17, 2007) – Dan and Deb Dunham along with the five Marines who served with Cpl. Jason Dunham in Iraq stand in front of the barracks dedicated in honor of the Medal of Honor recipient at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. Dunham was mortally wounded by a grenade during an [...]