The lore of Uncle Wally leads a family from Bagram to Meuse-Argonne

Uncle Wally’s service had been family lore. And the monument—erected somewhere in a small town in France—loomed large in my imagination. My dad didn’t know the name of the town. Perhaps Uncle Wally didn’t, either.

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A US soldier allegedly tried to steal a German taxi but failed because he couldn't drive stick

He finally got it into gear, then allegedly crashed, the car before punching the taxi driver in the face

Black Sea Rotational Force and Marine Rotational Force-Europe 18.1 Sgt. Maj. Paul Schuster jumps into icy waters to be the second individual from his unit to complete the polar plunge during a winter warfare training exercise at Haltdalen Training Center, Norway, April 20, 2018.

Marines insist ‘we are not drawing down’ amid changes to Norway rotations

"We are not drawing down and, at times, will have a greater number of Marines here than before"