An American Spy: Betty Pack aka Amy Elizabeth Thorpe

While men have held a significant place in the annals of military history, there were also very important women who made serious impacts as well. Betty Pack, born Amy Elizabeth Thorpe made serious contributions to the Allied War effort during...

/ 05/13/2019

Indiana Army Ammunition Plant

The now vacant Indiana Army Ammunition Plant was built on ruffly 10,655 acres of farmland along the Ohio River between Jeffersonville and Charlestown. The facility employed more than 27,000 workers, where two-thirds were women. The plant was sectioned off into...

/ 05/21/2019

The Accomplishments of Grace Murray Hopper

When it comes to discussing talented women who made significant contributions to America’s war efforts and programming languages, Grace Hopper is a name many people should be interested in knowing about, especially those who served in the US Navy. The...

/ 05/12/2019
Aaron Bank

Aaron Bank: The Father Of Special Forces

Colonel Aaron Bank (November 23, 1902 – April 1, 2004) was an officer of the United States Army, and the founder of the US Army Special Forces, commonly called "Green Berets". He is also famous for his exploits as an...

/ 12/01/2018
Charles A. Beckwith

Chargin’ Charlie

When it comes to notable military men, Charlie A. Beckwith (Charlie) is someone who fought with full pride and bravery in war. “Chargin’ Charlie” was born on January 22, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia. Beckwith was an athlete in high school...

/ 11/21/2018
Dick Marcinko and Harry Humphries

Richard Marcinko and the Seal Team

When it comes to men who went above the beyond the regular call of military duty, by revolutionizing branches of the U.S. Military, Richard Marcinko is one of those men at the top of any list. As noted by NavySeals.com,...

/ 11/09/2018

Richard J. Meadows the quiet professional

While there are many interesting stories and heroes on both sides of the war, especially modern war, Richard J. Meadows (Dick Meadows) is a real military hero. Dick Meadows lived up the expectations of a real American hero who saw...

/ 11/04/2018
SOG team running

Studies and Observation Group

When discussing the Vietnam War or Second Indochina War, there are many elements of the conflict one could cover. From napalm, punji sticks, and landmines to the Ho Chi Minh Trail, Tet Offensive and the Montagnards, the Vietnam War was...

/ 10/27/2018