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Medal of Honor Citation: Jack Williams

Jack Williams

Jack Williams

Medal of Honor Citation of the Day for March 30, 2014. Jack Williams, a young Navy corpsman from Arkansas, loses his life while working to save wounded Marines.
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Posted by combattales - March 30, 2014 at 8:54 am

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Raw World War II video of Iwo Jima

U.S. Marine during battle of Iwo Jima.

U.S. Marine during battle of Iwo Jima.

The battle of Iwo Jima took place from February to March in 1945 and was one of the bloodiest battles for the U.S. during World War II. Over 25,000 American troops lost their lives or were wounded during this blood bath. Look inside for raw video of this key combat engagement between the United States and the Empire of Japan. An amazing 27 medal of honors were awarded to members of the U.S. Marines (22) and Navy (5). Read more…

Posted by combattales - March 29, 2014 at 3:58 pm

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Grampa tells of being wounded in World War II

SSG Warren Metz

SSG Warren Metz

For years my cousins and I had heard that our Grampa Metz had been wounded in World War II. We were young and loved to play Army so we were quite interested in what happened to him during the war. However, he never wanted to discuss his combat experiences.. until one day. Read more…

Posted by combattales - March 15, 2014 at 12:02 pm

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U.S. Army Apache destroys Taliban

Apache AH-64A target

Apache AH-64A target

It was a bad day for the terrorist Taliban when an Army Apache helicopter showed up to clean house. Look inside for amazing video of American soldiers as they fight terrorism with terror.
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Posted by combattales - March 14, 2014 at 8:17 pm

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Medal of Honor Citation: Ty M. Carter

Army Medal of HonorDate of Issue: 08/26/2013
Organization: U.S. Army, Battle Company, B Troop, 3d Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment

Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty: Specialist Ty M. Carter distinguished himself by Read more…

Posted by combattales - March 9, 2014 at 7:07 pm

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