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1LT James Ungaro and his Charlie Troop Family

February 18, 2013


On Friday February 15, 2013 I received a comment on one of the Post (Mission Number 6) on my Blog. The comment came from Laura. She was wanting to hear more about James Ungaro and to see if anyone had more pictures of him. James was a Scout Pilot in Charlie Troop 1/9 Cavalry. He […]

Memorial Day

May 28, 2010


I am writing thisĀ  in time for Memorial Day Weekend 2010 but it applies to every Memorial Day. Memorial Day started out being called “Decoration Day”. It was first observed by Southern women decorating the graves of Confederate Soldiers that died during the Civil War. In 1868 by General Order No. 11, General John Logan […]


April 19, 2010


Most medics received 8 weeks of training before being sent to Vietnam. Most doctors and nurses who served in Vietnam were under 30 years old.