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This Day In Military History: March 26, 1945 The Island Of IWO JIMA Is Declared Secured.

Looking At The The Battle From Different Angles

Most people, especially “baby-boomers” and the generations beyond, have heard of the battle of Iwo Jima and can relate that it was primarily a Marine battle in the South Pacific in WWII and there was a famous photograph taken when they raised the American flag.   Sometimes history can blur reality or lessen the blow of what really happened.  Read more

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Vietnam, The MedEvac Helicopter And The Wounded Soldier…

Despite the swirling controversies that still haunt the nation about the Vietnam conflict, major advancements in medical services emerged from that era and are still employed today saving thousands of military and civilian lives.  Call it one of the ironies of the destructive nature of war. Read more

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