After the Night Battle

After the Night Battle

This photo was taken by Sergeant Bruce Martin on the morning of October 13th, 1967, after the night battle. The main march in for Operation Medina from the landing zone (“LZ Dove”) began on October the 12th, 1967, and they basically cut a path through this heavy...
SSG Ryan Pitts

SSG Ryan Pitts

On #MedalofHonorMonday, we recognize U.S. military hero U.S. Army SSG (Ret.) and MOH Recipient Ryan Pitts. On July 13, 2008, Sgt. Ryan Pitts and his fellow paratroopers were stationed at Observation Post Topside in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, providing perimeter...
James Richard Ward

James Richard Ward

On December 7th, 1941, a young sailor named James Richard Ward etched his name in the annals of American history with his selfless act of bravery during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Born in Springfield, Ohio, Ward joined the Navy at the age of 19, eager to serve his...