Tag Archives: Afghanistan

In “This Week in the DoD” for May 18: After 42 years, Army Spc. Leslie Sabo Jr. was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor. In a ceremony at the White House, President Barack Obama lauded the soldier, who died destroying …
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A former Combat Center Marine will be presented with the nation’s second highest award today in recognition of his courageous actions in Afghanistan. Sgt. Clifford Wooldridge will receive the Navy Cross from the Undersecretary of the Navy, Robert O. Work, …
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Story by Isaac Lamberth On April 28, 1941 – 71 years ago today as I write this – Leo Morgenstern, my great grandfather, wrote a letter from Nazi-occupied France to his son in America, asking for bribe money to facilitate his …
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Just as blood is the liquid that keeps your body up and moving, so is fuel the liquid that keeps an aviation task force in the air and completing the mission. You would think that this means that those who …
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A C-2A Greyhound assigned to Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 40 taxis to off-load passengers after landing aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are deployed to the U.S. …
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