Well, I hope you’ve been enjoying the Olympics. You know I have. In honor of its final weekend, please enjoy these literal golden girls. Here are all the female gold medal winners from the United States (with much respect and congratulations, of course, to all the other women from other countries who took gold as well). Show More Summary
General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the second mobile afloat ‘sea base’ to the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command. The USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams (ESB 4) is named in honor of the last surviving Medal of Honor recipient recognized for heroism at the Battle of Iwo Jima during World War II. Show More Summary
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has presented 34 MTA New York City Transit employees with Medals of Excellence for exemplary service and acts of heroism and altruism.
From Wasilla to Splitsville? The roller coaster ride of a relationship between political offspring Bristol Palin and her husband, Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer, seems to be coming to an end. Meyer has filed for divorce after less than two years of marriage to Palin, who is the daughter of former vice presidential candidate and […]
More Palin family drama: Bristol Palin's husband, Dakota Mayer, has filed for divorce less than two years after they were secretly married, reports People. Source say the Medal of Honor recipient, 29, moved out of the Texas home he shared with the former Alaska governor's 27-year-old daughter around Christmas and...
Bristol Palin has reportedly called it quits with her husband Dakota Meyer. The 27-year-old daughter of Sarah Palin is no longer living with Dakota, a Medal of Honor recipient and Marine Corps veteran, though they haven’t filed for divorce yet, according to TMZ. Bristol and Dakota have also unfollowed each other on social media. The [...]
Warfare History Network History, Asia Led by Medal of Honor recipient Joe Foss, VMF-115 compiled an outstanding combat record. “As a returning flight of Marine SBDs, dive bombers, were setting down on the airstrip, one of the planes lost a bomb which had failed to release during the mission. Show More Summary
Want to get a chance to tour a factory where airline seats? Zodiac USA is opening their doors for a rare, private tour with Medal of Honor recipients. You can join them! The post Want To Get A First-Hand Look At How Airline Seats Are Made? appeared first on Pizza In Motion.
Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis got out to a rough start right from the coin toss, as Medal of Honor recipient Hershel “Woody” Williams delivered one of the worst coin tosses of the Super Bowl era. Being such a decorated military vet, we’ll cut Hershel some slack, but this was still pretty bad: The coin […]
I hope we can maybe raise the bar a little bit of how important it is that we respect our country, that we respect our flag, that we remember and respect and pay tribute and honor to those who never got to come home,
(University of Freiburg) Thomas Kenkmann has received prestigious honor for his research on impact craters.
Pope Francis honored Dutch politician and abortion activist Lilianne Ploumen with the pontifical medal of knighthood. Ploumen is a longtime abortion activist. Breitbart.com reported: Pope Francis has conferred the title of “Commander of the Pontifical Equestrian Order of St. Show More Summary
94 year-old war hero and former Senator Bob Dole was honored today at the White House. Dole was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for his World War II service and decades of work in the House and Senate. The former senator, who today...Show More Summary
A US Army dog that attacked a machine-gun nest during World War II was posthumously awarded Britain's highest honor for animal bravery on Monday. Chips, a German shepherd-husky cross, was awarded the Dickin Medal for actions during a 1943 beach landing in Sicily. According to the US soldiers, Chips raced...
According to Military.com, the paperwork has been sent to President Trump to upgrade the Navy Cross for US Marine Corps Sergeant Major John Canley to a Medal of Honor for his actions during the battle for Hue, Vietnam from January 31st, 1968 to February 6th, 1968; With backing from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, paperwork to […]
(Royal Astronomical Society) The Royal Astronomical Society is pleased to announce the 2018 winners of its awards, medals and prizes. Each year the RAS recognises significant achievement in the fields of astronomy and geophysics through these awards.The announcements were made at the Ordinary Meeting of the Society held on Friday Jan. Show More Summary
Two Huntington Beach veterans will be aboard a special float honoring recipients of the Purple Heart medal that will be featured in the 129th Rose Parade in Pasadena on New Year’s Day. Alongside five other Purple Heart recipients, Bob Laizure and Norm Sumner, both members of American Legion Post...
The Smithsonian?s National Museum of American History is displaying the only Medal of Honor to be awarded to a combat photographer in the Medal of Honor Gallery of the ?Price of Freedom? exhibition. Marine Cpl. William Thomas Perkins Jr. Show More Summary
Medal of Honor recipient Capt. Florent Groberg (US Army Retired) addressed troops at FOB Fenty in Afghanistan where he was based in 2012 when he earned the MoH fighting off an attack by suicide bombers by physically intercepting the lead bomber as he approached a troop formation. Show More Summary
A search for a US military aircraft that disappeared near Papua New Guinea during World War II is getting renewed attention ahead of the 75th anniversary of its disappearance. The B-17, nicknamed the San Antonio Rose, was flying on a mission to bomb a Japanese shipping convoy on Jan. 5,...