WWII Interviews Coming up in New Book The End of February.

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Military news…

US, Japanese troops practice jumps and airdrops in Mount Fuji’s foothills

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Taiwan activates defenses in response to China incursions

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Philippine leaders ‘accelerate’ military cooperation with US, grant more base access
U.S. troops will have access to four more military sites in the Philippines under plans announced by the two countries on Thursday.

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US, South Korean fighters and bombers fly over Yellow Sea for year’s first joint air-power drill

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The US military is ramping up operations against ISIS in Iraq and Syria
ISIS may be down, but it’s far from out.

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“Another day another dollar.” That was a saying during my youth. We were poor and lived one pay check to the next.

This was also the time WWII started. I had three uncles enlisted to fight in that war. Two of them earned Purple Hearts.

My mother loved General Douglas MaCarthur so much she gave me his first name.

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I have three interviews in my upcoming book, Signs of Hope for the Military: In and Out of the Trenches of Life, with WWII veterans. They are all with near death experiences. Keep coming back to see more. Better yet…go to the top of this page and click on subscribe.

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Checking in on you. How are you doing? Is everything going OK, or are you fighting back memories?
FEAR NOT!
There are over 15,219 Veterans on this site who have your back.
If you are battling mentally, but you are losing, GET HELP!!
Here is a toll free number that you can call 24/7. There are highly qualified counselors there to help you, and they will not hang up until they know you are OK.
1-800-273-8255…texting 838255.

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Remember:

You are never alone.

You are never forsaken.

You are never unloved.

And above all…never, ever, give up.

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The Army is Making a New Weapon That Will Shoot Down Drones From the Sky.

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Military news…

The Army is readying a new directed energy weapon to swat drone swarms out of the sky
The Army is moving forward with a new microwave weapon to help provide air defense against incoming enemy drone swarms.

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Amphibious warship constitutes a key piece of Taiwan’s defense against invasion

The Yushan, the largest ship in the Taiwanese navy, is the first of a planned fleet of four such vessels.

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An Army veteran is evacuating Afghanistan refugees more than year after headlines faded away

U.S. Army veteran Alex Plitsas helped refugees escape from war-torn Afghanistan during the often-chaotic days in August 2021. He is still working nearly 18 months later from his Connecticut home.

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Republicans introduce bills to reinstate service members fired over coronavirus vaccine mandate

Two companion bills introduced in the Senate and House this week prohibit the Pentagon from replacing the mandate with another and call for the reinstatement and restoration of rank for troops separated or demoted due to their vaccine status.

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Criminal charge dropped against former Afghan soldier detained after crossing US border

The misdemeanor against Abdul Wasi Safi was dropped, with a judge’s letter accepting the dismissal of the case received Tuesday, according to court records.

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It seems that Putin is a mad man wanting war so he can gain power. It is not working for him. Some say he will fight till he death. I think that is coming soon.

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When I was deployed to South Korea I found out that the people there were mostly friendly. They were glad we were there to protect them. There were a few who didn’t like us there, and they threw rocks at our vehicles.

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I want to remind you that you should never give up on trying to get compensation from the military. They tend to deny automatically when you first apply. There are groups that can help you apply.

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Update…

I have been doing some final editing on my upcoming book, Signs of Hope for the Military: In and Out of the trenches of Life. It is almost ready to go to my publisher BookBaby. They are waiting patiently for my manuscript. Keep coming back to check the progress. Better yet…go to the top of this page and click on subscribe. When you do all future posts will go directly to your inbox.

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Checking in on you. How are you doing? Is everything going OK, or are you fighting back memories?
FEAR NOT!
There are over 15,219 Veterans on this site who have your back.
If you are battling mentally, but you are losing, GET HELP!!
Here is a toll free number that you can call 24/7. There are highly qualified counselors there to help you, and they will not hang up until they know you are OK.
1-800-273-8255…texting 838255.

________________________________________________________________

Remember:

You are never alone.

You are never forsaken.

You are never unloved.

And above all…never, ever, give up.

+Now there is an easier way to get help. Just dial 988, and you will have help ready for you.

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Had Coffee With a WWII Veteran, Who is 98 Years Old. Fantastic Story.

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Military news…

A German Leopard 2 tank carries a beer and does not spill a drop
The tank can do more than balance a drink, and that’s why Ukraine wants it so bad.

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The US is officially sending M1 Abrams main battle tanks to Ukraine
The U.S. will provide Ukraine with 31 Abrams tanks, though it will take some time before they arrive.

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Western tanks aren’t a ‘silver bullet’ but would aid Ukraine’s fight, Cavoli says

Within NATO, pressure is mounting on members to send more armored weaponry, including tanks. Germany in particular has come under withering criticism for balking at the idea of dispatching its Leopard tanks.

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Taiwan defense experts expect few US boots on the ground if war breaks out with China

International support could be key to deterring a Chinese invasion of Taiwan, according to Taipei-based defense experts who say U.S. forces aren’t likely to fight on the island

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Russia sending tens of thousands of new troops into Ukraine after losses in the Donbas, Pentagon official says
Recent successes by Ukrainian fighters in the Bakhmut area have prompted Moscow to send in reinforcements, said a senior U.S. military official who spoke on condition of anonymity.

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Had coffee today with a WWII veteran. I have already interviewed him for my upcoming book, Signs of Hope for the Military: In and Out of the Trenches of Life.

It was great to just be able to talk to him. He is 98 years young and looking great.

My interview with him was full of near death experiences, and stories about freeing Jews from concentration camps. It is a must read.

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Checking in on you. How are you doing? Is everything going OK, or are you fighting back memories?
FEAR NOT!
There are over 15,219 Veterans on this site who have your back.
If you are battling mentally, but you are losing, GET HELP!!
Here is a toll free number that you can call 24/7. There are highly qualified counselors there to help you, and they will not hang up until they know you are OK.
1-800-273-8255…texting 838255.

_______________________________________________________________

Remember:

You are never alone.

You are never forsaken.

You are never unloved.

And above all…never, ever, give up.

+Now there is an easier way to get help. Just dial 988, and you will have help ready for you.

________________________________________________________________

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