As the dominant civilization of its time, ancient Greece had to both know how to defend itself and conquer others. This brings us to the subject of the weaponry they used.The Weaponry of the GreeksThe...
My father drove up to our house back in 1968 in a brand new Volkswagen "Bug". I was only 11 years old at the time and I actually liked it mainly because we were the only one in the neighborhood who ow...
It has oft been asked by those ashore how a ship operates, who is in-charge and ignorance shines forth when an engineer is asked "and when will you become Captain"! It is therefore time to lay-to-rest...
Here is a third party opinion about getting into the navy: "I don't have a high school diploma unfortunately, only a GED. I've attended college a year as well; I really want to join the Navy because I...
I have interviewed a navy soldier: "In the summer of 1966 the Howard patrol from 1stReconBn got: 1 MOH, 4 Navy Crosses, 13 Silver Stars, 18 Purple Hearts. One night of work. It was a 18 man patrols. T...
The US Armed Forces consist of several services. These are the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps and US Coast Guard. All except the Coast Guard belong to the Department of Defense. Th...
The United States divides its military forces into five services. The Army is the largest and is intended to be the primary ground combat force. The Navy is in charge of operations at sea and includ...
A few U.S. Navy "tin can" sailors gathered at Punta Gorda's Veterans Memorial Garden the other day to commemorate shipmates and a unique class of ships that helped win the World War II battle of North...
If you live in the suburbs of the New York Metropolitan area on Long Island, you're constantly under the influence of historical places, legendary tales, paranormal hotspots and a huge Government Cont...
The author of the article argues the effectiveness of a future network-centric warfare system. She presents a number of valid points of view that lead the reader to a deeper understanding of possible ...