Latest Military history of the United States Stories

2014-05-08 12:25:43

New film tells the story of Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson (USAF Ret.), who was imprisoned in a Nazi P.O.W. camp and lived to tell about it. FERNDALE, Mich., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In many ways, retired Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson (USAF) was fighting a fierce battle before, during and after his days as a fighter pilot in World War II. Jefferson, 92, was shot down during a mission and spent nine months in Stalag Luft III, a Nazi P.O.W. camp and location of "The Great Escape."...

2014-02-07 08:23:08

CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted historian and Fathers' Rights Attorney Jeffery Leving (dadsrights.com) will be featured in NBC Chicago's (Ch. 5) tribute to African American history airing Saturday, February 8 at 5 AM and Sunday, February 9 at 5 and 8 AM. Host Art Norman will highlight Leving's analysis of historical artifacts evidencing the dedication and sacrifice of African Americans serving our country. First, Leving will present an archive of material related to the...

2014-01-09 16:24:12

The 23rd anniversary of the start of Desert Storm will be on January 17th. Author LtCol Kent S Ralston Witnessed The Opening Night Of Desert Storm And Participated In All Of The Action During This Crucial Campaign JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LtCol Kent Ralston USMC (Ret) has published Battleship Marine- A Combat History Of The USS Wisconsin In Desert Storm, a book that chronicles Ralston's firsthand experiences in Desert Shield/Desert Storm. On the morning 17...

2013-06-19 23:00:13

“RED DANCER JOURNEY” probes into life of war veteran who struggles to redeem his life, dignity and identity. STRATFORD, Conn (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 A man returning from war is not likely to return home as the same man he used to be. In his debut book titled RED DANCER JOURNEY, author Rafael Fraguada pens a compelling story of a war veteran who immerses himself back home, looking for the right place and people to mend his traumatized life. When Gabriel De Los Angeles, former...

2013-05-16 23:24:20

The Albuquerque Chapter will host a 5K run/walk on May 25, 2013 to raise funds for S.T.E.M. and Aviation Summer Camps in Albuquerque. Funds can also be donated before and during the walk towards the New Mexican Tuskegee Airmen Statue being commissioned at the New Mexico Veteran´s Memorial. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Educating and inspiring the next generation TAI´s main mission is to introduce young people to the world of aviation and science, as well as to...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.