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Fire up a wild Military Monday (100 Photos) : theCHIVE

Fire up a wild Military Monday (100 Photos)

Be sure to see Gerard Butler stop WWIII as a bad-ass submarine captain in the new film Hunter Killer! Get your tickets HERE!

We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company (Band of Brothers):Amazon. Simply beautiful, I love this quote (one mans thoughts regarding the significance of a gun given to him by a surrendering Nazi that had never been fired): That's the way all wars should end, with an agreement, with no blood on it.

We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company (Band of Brothers)

We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company (Band of Brothers):Amazon. Simply beautiful, I love this quote (one mans thoughts regarding the significance of a gun given to him by a surrendering Nazi that had never been fired): That's the way all wars should end, with an agreement, with no blood on it.

full mental jacket...

In the confines of war there is not much room for self expression nor is there a forum on to which one can demonstrate inner feelings, that doesn't mean that those feelings didn't exist there just wasn't time or place to self express when trying to play the old game of kill or be killed. Little scrawlings, doodles, patches, stickers or whatever else you could think of were sported on the M-1 Helmet a.ka. the "steel pot" of a US soldier. During WW2 airplane nose art was the creative avenue of…

Are you compensating for something? U.S. Marine Larry Hilton with a custom 40-round M14 magazine Vietnam. [720x720]

Are you compensating for something? U.S. Marine Larry Hilton with a custom 40-round M14 magazine, Vietnam. [720x720]

Are you compensating for something? U.S. Marine Larry Hilton with a custom 40-round M14 magazine Vietnam. [720x720]

USAF legendary pilot Col Robin Olds - THE Fighter Pilot's Fighter Pilot.

Robin Olds

USAF legendary pilot Col Robin Olds - THE Fighter Pilot's Fighter Pilot.

The Vietnam War Era

The Vietnam War Era

VIETNAM VET  I took this picture on NOV 11 2010 before they did away with the Class A uniform. RLTW

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VIETNAM VET I took this picture on NOV 11 2010 before they did away with the Class A uniform. RLTW

Filmmaker Søren Sørensen recounts what prompted him to explore the Vietnam War's impacts on his father, other veterans, and us all.

Examining the 'Ripple Effects' of War through "My Father's Vietnam"

"My Father’s Vietnam" represents the quietly fading but ever-present outermost ripples of Vietnam’s impact.

Military - uniform US soldiers utility1 50s - 02 by MazUsKarL

Military - uniform US soldiers utility1 50s - 02 by MazUsKarL on DeviantArt

Military - uniform US soldiers utility1 50s - 02 by MazUsKarL

Echo Company 3/187 Infantry RECON Platoon at Camp Evans

Echo Company 3/187 Infantry RECON Platoon at Camp Evans

MACV-SOG 1968

MACV-SOG 1968

MACV-SOG 1968

Military Slang during the Vietnam War – CherriesWriter – Vietnam War website

Military Slang during the Vietnam War

I came across these posts while surfing the internet and thought it would be cool to combine them, add pictures, and then post here for my readers. Others were submitted by readers and added to the…

Tiger Stripe Classic Advisor John Wayne Silver Gold Vietnamese Marine Patterns

Vietnam War Tiger Stripe Camouflage BDU Collection

Tiger Stripe Classic Advisor John Wayne Silver Gold Vietnamese Marine Patterns