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Vietnam veteran in hospice care had a simple request: To reunite with his dog one last time
John Vincent, a 69-year-old Vietnam veteran in hospice care had one final request: To say goodbye to his best friend, a 5-year-old Yorkie named Patch.
Heroic Navy fighter pilot who survived 6 years in Hanoi Hilton and rose to rear admiral dies at 91
Navy pilot Byron Fuller, who flew 110 combat missions, spent almost six years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam and retired as a rear admiral after 37 years...
Don’t let foreign adversaries turn Facebook against us
Vietnam vets are part of the age group that's growing fastest on Facebook and that's most likely to vote, making them an efficient target for our enemies
50 years later, an Army widow met the Viet Cong soldier who was involved in her husband’s death
"It was a million to one shot ... we would find this VC soldier, still alive, still in the same hamlet and willing to talk"
Sig Sauer honors decorated Vietnam-era Marine POW with commemorative 1911 pistol
Marine Maj. Jose J. Anzaldua Jr. spent more than three years as a prisoner of war during the height of the Vietnam War. Now, more than 45 years after his...
Pentagon accuses China of ‘bullying tactics’ in waters off Vietnam
"Recently, China resumed its coercive interference in Vietnam's longstanding oil and gas activities in the South China Sea," a Pentagon statement said.
50 year ago, I vandalized the ROTC offices at Northwestern. Here’s why (and how) I’m now atoning
"My error of judgment regarding ROTC years ago was to see only the very short term and miss the longer term value of the institution, both as a contribution to...
Legendary Green Beret Roy Benavidez is the star of a graphic novel about his Vietnam heroics
Master Sgt. Roy Benavidez has long been a legend in the Special Forces community and now you can read about the Medal of Honor recipient's bravery in a new graphic...
The Pentagon is using the same old Vietnam playbook for dealing with Iran
The Forever Wars have reminded us of the Vietnam-era lesson that decisions about when the United States should go to war, how many troops should be sent to the fight,...
Air Force pilots are finally getting collapsible rifles to defend themselves if they eject in hostile territory
After decades with nothing but pistols to defend themselves with in the event of a successful ejection over enemy territory, Air Force pilots are officially rocking compact versions of a...
A final battle: Bringing his best friend’s remains home from Vietnam
Ruben Valencia embarked on a 12-year journey, determined to bring home the remains of his best friend who was killed in Vietnam.
‘The Greatest Beer Run Ever’ is finally coming to the big screen
I'll drink to that.
Injured in an ambush, this Vietnam vet saved a fellow Marine from torture with nothing but his knife
Retired Marine Lance Corp James H. Stogner received the prestigious Navy Cross Medal during a special ceremony on April 5 at the VFW in Polson, Montana
You can now score the golden M16 once owned by a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs
Nothing says "I'm the boss here" like a gold-plated firearm
A Vietnam War widow visited the place where her husband was killed, with the man who shot him down
"The Vietnam War was horrible. War is awful. People suffer. It's part of our history. But it also is the past."
5 Medal Of Honor Recipients Who Helped Turn The Tide Of Vietnam’s Brutal Battle Of Hue City
The Tet Offensive began on January 30 as the North Vietnamese occupied the city of Hue. U.S. Marines spent nearly a month fighting a brutal urban battle to retake the...
Nathan Phillips In 2018 Video Falsely Claims ‘I’m A Vietnam Vet’
Many news organizations initially described Phillips as a Vietnam veteran, until they were forced to issue corrections. Well, they're going to need to issue a few more.
A Vietnam Veteran Reflects On A Coma-Induced Adventure To The Brink Of Death
On Nov. 10, 2017 I was in an induced coma and not expected to live. My disease was endocarditis. This … Continued
Police Officer Won’t Face Charges After Fatally Shooting Vietnam Vet Defending Himself Against A Home Intruder
AURORA, Colo. — No criminal charges will be filed against an Aurora police officer who fatally shot a homeowner in … Continued
A Draft Won’t Fix The Civil-Military Divide — But This Plan Just Might
When discussing societal ills, people start talking about mandatory national service as a solution. A lot of this comes from … Continued
Man Gets Jail Time For Lying About Being Vietnam War Vet, Defrauding VA Out Of Nearly $200,000
He claimed to have served in the Navy. He claimed to have experienced combat during the Vietnam War. He claimed … Continued
California School District Refuses To Give Vietnam Veteran His Diploma After 50 Years
The bullet busted through his boot and pierced his heel. Fifty years later, he remembers how badly it burned. Still, … Continued
A Vietnam Vet’s Reflections: ‘When I Think’
My mind’s eye sees the truly great. The line of grunts, stooped and low. Running to the fire. Grasping life … Continued
Marine Sergeant Major To Receive Medal Of Honor For Risking His Life To Save Wounded Comrades In Vietnam
Retired Marine Sgt. Maj. John Canley will receive the Medal of Honor for his heroism in Vietnam during the Battle … Continued
Al Matthews, Marine Vet And Actor Who Played Apone In ‘Aliens’ Dead At 75
Al Matthews, the actor best known for his role as the grizzled platoon sergeant Apone in the 1986 sci-fi blockbuster … Continued