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Friday, February 21, 2020

The Forgotten Men of Cabanatuan

by Kirk Hovious Everything about them was forgettable. Their mission was cloaked in secrecy. Their uniforms were stripped of rank and identification. The men they...

John Philip Baca Sp 4 Army – A CHRISTMAS GIFT

Baca was born on January 10, 1949, in Providence, Rhode Island. He was raised in San Diego, California. Baca was drafted into the United...

ARMED WITH NOTHING BUT COURAGE-Sergeant Ross Franklin Gray, US Marine Corps, WWII, Medal of...

Ross Franklin Gray, US Marine Corps For many years I have been writing about men and women who by any standard were courageous. Sergeant Gray...

Thank You

BY DUANE ALLEN VACHON, PH.D. Since America became a nation, 22,317,761 of its men and women have served at various times to protect our...

From Hero to Saint- SAINT DISMAS, THE GOOD THIEF – Fr Emil Kapaun, U.S....

Father Emil Kapaun, Chaplain in U.S. Army, WWII and Korean War, Distinguished Service Cross and other Military Decorations. This is not the first time I...

The First Filipino WW II Medal of Honor, Cpt. Jose Cabalfin Calugas, U.S. Army...

BY DUANE ALLEN VACHON, PH.D. - Captain Jose Cabalfin Calugas, Sr. was the first Filipino Soldier to have received the Medal of Honor during...

WAKE 98 – Brave men who built and died for America

BY DUANE ALLEN VACHON, PH.D. As a news hound I can set alerts with most of the leading news services to notify me if...

Patrick Henry Brady,–Major General U.S. Army — “FLY, WITHOUT HESITATION, ANYTIME, ANYWHERE”

BY DUANE A. VACHON, PH.D. , USA (born October 1, 1936) is a retired American Army officer. While serving as a helicopter pilot in the...

Elmelindo Rodrigues Smith, Platoon Sergeant U.S. Army – WAHIAWA HERO

BY DUANE ALLEN VACHON PHD -- There was nothing to suggest in the early morning hours of July 27, 1935 that the new baby...

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN – Sgt. Joseph E. Muller, U.S. Army, WW II,...

, WWII, Medal of Honor BY DUANE A. VACHON, PH.D. Joseph E. Muller was born on June 23, 1908, at Holyoke, Massachusetts. While doing the...