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Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn C. Cashe, soaked in fuel, on fire, again and again saved his team members

SERGEANT FIRST CLASS ALWYN C. CASHE THE BATTLE October 17, 2005 | Samarra, Iraq 3RD INFANTRY DIVISION Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn C. Cashe distinguished himself by acts of gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty while engaging with the enemy in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom on …

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Army Ranger Veteran, Singer, Songwriter, Actor Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson, poses in his Army uniform sometime in the early 1960s. Sports Heroes Who Served: Singer, Songwriter, Actor Kris Kristofferson Is Also an Army Veteran MARCH 23, 2021 | BY DAVID VERGUN, DOD NEWS Kris Kristofferson is a famous singer-songwriter and actor. He is also an award-winning college athlete, a Rhodes …

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ROCK RIVER ARMS PISTOLS ; LAR PDS, LAR-9

PISTON DRIVEN SYSTEM (PDS): A NEW GENERATION OF FIREARMS EMPLOYING RRA’S PATENT-PENDING PDS. WITH PURPOSE-DESIGNED BOLT CARRIER, ADJUSTABLE GAS PISTON AND OVER-THE-BARREL SPRING AND GUIDE ROAD ARRANGEMENT, THE RRA PISTON DRIVEN SYSTEM IS ABLE TO COMPLETELY DO AWAY WITH THE TRADITIONAL RECOIL SYSTEM. CALIBER: 5.56MM NATO CHAMBER FOR 5.56MM AND …

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Air Force Retires the old Beast KC-135, MacDill AFB to host new KC-46A Pegasus

The Pegasus The KC-46A Pegasus is a widebody, multirole tanker that can refuel all U.S., allied and coalition military aircraft compatible with international aerial refueling procedures. Boeing designed the KC-46 to carry passengers, cargo and patients. The aircraft can detect, avoid, defeat and survive threats using multiple layers of protection, …

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Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller, USMC, fired for Blasting Gens. Milley and Austin, discharged from Marine Corps

“I was released from the Marine Corps today. Looking forward to the future.” America will fail the next war if they don’t address the following five systemic military issues. Spoiler alert: it has nothing to do with maturing the force, distributed operations, or china. First, hold senior leaders accountable. Leaving …

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Director Christopher Wray received the Australian Federal Police Partnership Medal

Director Christopher Wray recently received the Australian Federal Police Partnership Medal from AFP Commissioner Reece Kershaw. The award honors the professional bond between the two law enforcement agencies. #FBI Director Christopher Wray recently received the Australian Federal Police Partnership Medal from AFP Commissioner Reece Kershaw. The award honors the professional …

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Actor and Comedian Mel Brooks Served in Battle of the Bulge… WWII

DEC. 29, 2021 | BY DAVE VERGUN, DOD NEWS Actor and Comedian Mel Brooks Served in the Army in World War II DEC. 29, 2021 | BY DAVE VERGUN, DOD NEWS Actor, comedian, composer and filmmaker Mel Brooks was born Melvin James Kaminsky in 1926. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York. In 1944, …

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Rep Omar : Pardon Ex Airman Daniel Hale Who Disclosed Classified Information to Reporter

Intro: Daniel Hale “Committed the offense to bring attention to what he believed to be immoral government conduct committed under the cloak of secrecy and contrary to public statements of then-President Obama regarding the alleged precision of the United States military’s drone program,” Airforcetimes quotes defense attorneys Todd Richman and …

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DOD Beancounters cut allowances for many service members as inflation skyrockets

DoD Releases 2022 Continental U.S. Cost-of-Living Allowance Rates DEC. 22, 2021 The Defense Department released today the 2022 Continental United States Cost-of-Living Allowance (CONUS COLA) rates, which take effect Jan. 1, 2022. In 2022, $8.5 million will be paid to approximately 6,000 service members stationed within CONUS. CONUS COLA is …

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The victims of the “Rotten Regimes” of Post Colonial Africa

By Hannes Wessels, Africa Unauthorized. Author, SAS, We Dared to Win, a Handful of Hard Men Hannes Wessels Books https://exmontibusmedia.co.za/ Are We Allowed to Help?We are now over 60 years into the postcolonial era in Africa and life for the vast majority of over 1 billion people is more miserable …

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