Category: War

Community Voices: In war, it is always the young who take the brunt of combat casualties – The Bakersfield Californian

The Bakersfield CalifornianCommunity Voices: In war, it is always the young who take the brunt of combat casualtiesThe Bakersfield CalifornianThe Vietnam War was no different. Many of us served in the armed forces during that time. During the Vietnam War, statistics show that nearly 75 percent of Army enlisted casualties were privates, specialist 4th class […]

War with North Korea would be “catastrophic,” Defense Secretary Mattis says – CBS News

CBS NewsWar with North Korea would be “catastrophic,” Defense Secretary Mattis saysCBS NewsU.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis says that war with North Korea — should tensions ever come to that — would be “catastrophic.” “A conflict in North Korea, John, would be probably the worst kind of fighting in most people’s lifetimes,” Mattis …and […]

WATCH: Veteran ABC cameraman reflects on his decade spent documenting Vietnam War – Salon

SalonWATCH: Veteran ABC cameraman reflects on his decade spent documenting Vietnam WarSalonExcerpted from “On the Frontlines of the Television War” by Yasutsune Hirashiki (Casemate Publishers, 2017). Edited by Terry Irving. Reprinted with permission from Casemate Publishers. The fact is that genuine combat rarely happens within the range of … Read More… WATCH: Veteran ABC cameraman reflects […]

If 2.6 Billion People Go To War: India vs. China – The National Interest Online (blog)

The National Interest Online (blog)If 2.6 Billion People Go To War: India vs. ChinaThe National Interest Online (blog)A hypothetical war between India and China would be one of the largest and most destructive conflicts in Asia. A war between the two powers would rock the Indo-Pacific region, cause thousands of casualties on both sides and […]

Scouts honor war veterans at Los Angeles National Cemetery – LA Daily News

LA Daily NewsScouts honor war veterans at Los Angeles National CemeteryLA Daily NewsDaniel Cummings,8, and Christian Elliott,9, place flags. In honor of Memorial Day, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Scouts of every stripe and other volunteers placed 90,000 American flags on the graves at Los Angeles National Cemetery in West Los Angeles Los …and more » Read More… […]

Georgia Civil War museum shuts down rather than surrender its Confederate flags – Salon

SalonGeorgia Civil War museum shuts down rather than surrender its Confederate flagsSalonRather than comply with a request to remove Confederate flags from public property, a Civil War museum in Georgia is shutting down. In a Facebook message, board members of the Nash Farm Battlefield and Museum lamented that the venue will shutter on …and more » Read […]

Alaska Natives honored for protecting territory during World War II – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesAlaska Natives honored for protecting territory during World War IIThe Seattle TimesANCHORAGE — Officials have posthumously honored more than a dozen members of a largely Alaska Native citizen militia who protected what was then a U.S. territory from the threat of Japanese invasion during World War II, service that went unrecognized …and more » Read […]

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