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Most Memorable Military Television Shows
Entertainment, History

Most Memorable Military Television Shows

Decades ago, television was a uniting medium. There were only a handful of stations and a dozen shows that literally everyone in America watched, at the same time, commercials and all. As with many shows, there were those that were created to help us look back at our history and reflect upon the times through…

Parenting Lessons and Traits Learned From The Military
Veterans News

Parenting Lessons and Traits Learned From The Military

Being in the military teaches many lessons. There are character traits that are developed, leveraged, and sometimes a few that are squashed as well. For many, the code of conduct they learn while in the military stays with them for a lifetime. Often, it is this code of core values that veterans and active soldiers…

4 Famous Veterans Who Went on to Be President
History, Veterans News

4 Famous Veterans Who Went on to Be President

According to the U.S. Constitution, the United States President is the Commander-in-Chief of the U.S. Armed Forces. And appropriately, almost 60% of all U.S. Presidents have been veterans, stretching all the way back to the first U.S. President, George Washington. Until World War II, a majority of U.S. Presidents had served in the Army, but…

The Biggest and Baddest Military Helicopters
History

The Biggest and Baddest Military Helicopters

There is no doubt that our US military have a tough job. It is job that would be much more difficult without the amazing technology and battle-gear created to make their missions successful. Some of the most incredible tech can be found in the military’s extensive fleet of helicopters. From special ops, rescue, attack, troop…

5 Must-Read Books About War, Written By Veterans
Entertainment, History

5 Must-Read Books About War, Written By Veterans

For many veterans, it can be difficult to talk about what they have seen and done in war. For others, however, writing about their experiences can be cathartic, and help educate others on what really happens during war. Below are five critically acclaimed books, written by veterans, that will give you firsthand perspective on that…

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