Heroic Female Army Medic Receives Silver Star For Bravery In Afghanistan
This story and video are about a young woman, Monica Lin Brown, an Army Health Care Specialist, otherwise known as a Medic, who was awarded a Silver Star for her heroic actions under fire in Afghanistan in April of 2007. I think you will see that she fits the criteria
In Tribute To The Women Who Have Fallen In Service To The Nation
Those who go to war in defense of the nation know at some deep level that they might not come home. Like any person full of the vigor of life and yearning to fulfill dreams for their lives, they do not want to die, but somehow, they are even more
We Remember. We Honor. We Are Grateful.
As you go through your Memorial Day celebrations, please take a moment to honor and remember those who served and gave ultimately of themselves so that we may enjoy our freedoms. We at GI Josie are eternally grateful for their sacrifice and strive to respectfully serve our veterans in the
Kelly Was A Lovely Girl
Kelly Was A Lovely Girl
– Kelly Marion Potter, USA Veteran
Kelly was a lovely girl with thoughtful, caring ways.
She wanted just to love the world and brighten up our days.
And so she fought the battle which raged against her heart,
But lying, hateful people were tearing her
“I felt like the system was raping me all over again”
Approximately one in three service members who indicated they had been a victim of sexual assault reported it to a superior within the military, roughly the same rate as 2016, and military commanders had sufficient evidence to take disciplinary action against two-thirds of service members accused according to the report.
RIP Sr Airman Jasmine Lovett
Our deepest condolences to her family, friends and all those affected by her loss. Thank you for your service, Jasmine.
May you find the peace you were looking for.
A security forces airman at Cannon Air Force Base near Clovis, New Mexico, has died by suicide, the base confirmed.
Read her story
Navy Identifies Deceased Sailors in F/A-18F Crash
“The entire Blacklion Family is grieving the loss of two great Americans. Lt. Cmdr. Johnson and Lt. King were phenomenal young men, exceptional naval aviators, and were living models of what honor, courage and commitment really mean,” said VFA-213’s commanding officer, Cmdr. Kevin Robb.
Read about this tragedy here:
70 years later, His Well Deserved Purple Heart Is Finally Awarded
On April 11, 1944, Staff Sgt. Edward Mims and five other men from the 566th Bombardment Squadron of the 8th Army Air Force narrowly escaped their B-24 Liberator just moments before it burst into flames over Nazi Germany. Before he jumped, the fire headed upwards towards Mims, then just 20
The Army Is Officially Honoring Three Slain JROTC Cadets
The Army has awarded Medals of Heroism, the service’s highest medal for Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadets, to the three JROTC students killed defending their classmates from a gunman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on Feb. 14
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Virtual Reality smooths out PCS moves
“The listing photos, the photographer works for the seller,” Rowley said. “They’re not going to show the freeway running through the back yard. You can’t smell the smoke from 30 years of smoking in the house. It’s those kind of dynamics, those kind of intuitions, that are absent from listing
Why Military Women Are Missing from the #MeToo Moment
Women in the military put their lives on the line on behalf of this country. It is a profound betrayal of their commitment to our nation that the greater threat they face is from fellow service members and from a military justice system that fails them, time after time.
“…an important lesson was learned 76 years ago–one that he said should never be forgotten.”
With 104 years of memories, that day still sticks out to him.
Read Lt. Downing’s recollection here…
“She Was Asking For It. What Did She Think Was Going to Happen?”
” I have no doubt that to protect themselves from you possibly shaming them, and wanting to keep you out of their sphere after shaming themselves, they preemptively paint you as a nut, a liar, a whatever, and you are never given a chance to read for a part, or
Offutt Airman saves newborn minutes from death; named AFMS Trusted Hero
After severe weather left many with property damage, and even more without power, a patient missing an appointment might have been easily overlooked.
But for Senior Airman Taylor Scherff, 55th Medical Group Pediatric Clinic medical technician, something didn’t sit right. She knew she couldn’t wait for the normal call-back to