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Coasting: Glimpses of Civil War life make for fun at Fort Clinch

As we said in our last post, we just didn’t have enough time on Amelia Island.  After viewing two other forts (Fort Frederica… 374 more words


A New Flag Flies Over Castle Pinckney

I received word from my brother in Charleston, SC, that a new flag is now flying over Castle Pinckney in Charleston Harbor (see here for some posts on the one-time Bull Run prison-pen.) 696 more words


Ukraine frontline soldiers talks about their problems

Published on Mar 5, 2015

Ukraine troops are fed up and dont hold back telling us about it.
their government has let them down and nobody cares. 41 more words


Iraq: The Execution of a Child

A video posted on the internet this week shows Iraqi soldiers/militia shooting to death at close range a Sunni child captured who they say fought Iraqi soldiers/militia in the Diyala Province. 167 more words

Childish Things

No doubts. A soldier. I would be.
Big guns. Big tanks. Cool fighting jets.
Drop bombs. Destroy. I’ll save the day.
We goodies win. Them baddies lose. 64 more words


The Updated Story of Thomas James and the Quest for his War Grave

Read the tragic story of the elusive on-time Brownhills, Wyrley and Brummie man, Thomas James and how the attempt to get him a recognised war grave has took a giant leap forward … … 21 more words