Military

Speechless

  PLEASE SUBSCRIBE AT THE UPPER RIGHT.  IT’S FREE! You will ONLY receive notifications when I post new entries to my blog.   Seventy six years ago today, in the early morning hours, Japanese bombers attacked the…

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Was Colonel Jessup Right?

    In the movie, “A Few Good Men,” Jack Nicholson plays Marine Corps colonel Nathan R. Jessup, commanding officer of Guantánamo Bay Cuba.  Tom Cruise portrays Navy officer Daniel “Danny” Kaffee.  Danny is a…


Forty Years!

It’s hard to believe that, forty years ago today, on 2 Sept. 1977, I went active in the United States Marine Corps. On that day, to Mom’s horror, my recruiter pulled into our driveway to…


A Not So Mad Dog…Yet

Warning!  Although I will avoid using strong language, to get the meaning across, what General Mattis meant in the quotes below will be obvious to most of you. —————————— Retired Marine Corps General James Norman…