First came the explosion. Then, the cover-up.
“This is going to be a fighting ship. I intend to go in harm’s way, and anyone who doesn’t want to go along had better get off right now."
'Makes me so damn mad, a whole lot of people speak of you as tramps. By God, they didn't speak of you as tramps in 1917 and '18.'
18 years after the invasion of Iraq, a Marine looks back on his role in the whirlwind march to Baghdad.
"This set the conditions on how we were going to take care of our friends.”
“"My father used to say to my mother, 'Doesn't Patty look a lot like Adolf Hitler?'"
It was one of the most dramatic and important military missions of World War II.
After his aircraft was hit by an enemy mortar round, John Levitow saved his entire aircrew from certain death.
"Either out of ignorance or luck, he ended the danger.”
The photo shows then-Staff Sgt. Louis A. Capozzoli, and he is not on his way to steal your girl.
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