Is Basic Training easy? Short answer: no. It was the toughest experience of my life. But as soon as it was over, I realized it wasn't nearly as painful as I thought it would be. Why is that?
The story that I'm emphasizing here is of the Surrender of Camp Carroll. The "surrender" takes place in 1972. Camp Carroll was a United States Marine Corps artillery base during the Vietnam War. It was located at 8 km southwest of the town of...
I have created a list of the best and worst Air Force bases rated on the internet. I wanted to know what bases were highly rated; yet, I had a hard time finding them. I had then created a master list to make it easier for others to see what bases are good and bad.
Located in Grand Prairie, Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery is a beautiful final resting places for our nation's military heroes.
Learn why it is important to gain promotion points through Army Skillport courses and what Skillport is worth in terms of promotion points.
Bob Dylan's songs protesting the Vietnam War and the Cold War are my earliest and strongest memories of Dylan. They are among the most powerful protest songs in the history of American music. "A Hard Rain's a Gonna' Fall" captures the concerns of Americans about the nuclear arms race with the...
Have you ever thought of running your own militia? Whether it's to brush up on your survival skills, protect your community, or just get out and have some fun learning new things, running a militia can be a great way to socialize and improve your marksmanship.
Step by step instructions about how to predict cut off scores before they are released.
My Civil War ancestor survived 6 months at Andersonville Prison. In December 1864 he was released. Here's what I've been able to discover about this part of his experience.