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Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Fade Away

August 2, 2015


Those of us old enough, know that General of the Army (5 Stars), General Douglas MacArthur spoke these words in front of Congress when he was forced to Retire. Whether we wanted to retire or were forced into retirement, the majority of us have several things in common. Sooner or later we will all miss […]

A Soldier’s Request

November 30, 2010


I am not sure who wrote this. This story relates to all wars even though it was written some time ago. Dear Mom and Dad, the war is done, my task is through:  and Mom, there’s something I must ask of you. I have a friend, O such a friend, he has no home you […]