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Welcome To Minot AFB

Airmen at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, are part of an elite team that serve on a global stage. Working with nuclear capable assets like the Stratofortress and Minuteman III, is an awesome responsibility. When you arrive at Minot, you not only become a member of the elite team … but you become family. […]

Boatswain – Heavy Responsibility

The U.S. Navy occupational rating of boatswain’s mate is a designation given by the Bureau of Naval Personnel to enlisted members, who were rated or “striking” for the rating, as a deck seaman. The informal reference/address for a boatswain’s mate is “Boats”. The “Boats” form the core of a Navy ship’s manpower … keeping the […]

Warrior Games 2019

A glimpse of the U.S. Department of Defense 2019 Warrior Games held in Tampa Bay, Florida during June … involving athletes, who are wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans representing the U.S. Armed Forces and six allied nations. U.S. Navy video by Kevin Dawson All Hands Magazine July 11, 2019 ———————————————————————————— 2019 edit […]

Episode 146: Arnheim, Holland: Operation Market Garden

A plan to capture Bridges over Dutch waterways was ongoing. This created a thrust deep into Germany. Learn more about the American Veterans Center: http://www.americanveteranscenter.org/ Support our mission: https://bit.ly/2UmsEj7 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/americanveteranscenter/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AVCupdate Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/americanveteranscenter/ Subscribe to our podcast: https://www.spreaker.com/show/2980518

Subterranean Breaching and Chemical Recon

Paratroopers assigned to 37th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division conduct simulated subterranean breaching techniques and chemical reconnaissance testing for chemical agents as part of the battalion’s week long field training exercise at Fort Bragg, North Carolina in June 2019. The engineer battalion also trained using the self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). […]

ICE Repatriates Cambodian Nationals

Thirty-seven Cambodian nationals, most convicted criminals, were repatriated to Cambodia on July 1, 2019 in accordance with their final removal orders following immigration court proceedings. Among these 37 individuals were 35 convicted criminals, who traveled via a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) ICE Air Operations (IAO) flight from Dallas, […]

Veterans Resource Spotlight: Greater Boston Coordinated Veterans Services: Brighton Marine

Veterans Resource Spotlight: Greater Boston Coordinated Veterans Services: Brighton Marine: Brighton Marine is a Veteran Network Community and part of the Greater Boston Coordinated Veterans Services network – Boston area’s first coordinated network of public, private and non-profit resources for veterans, service-members and military families. Brighton Marine has their roots in the Public Health Service, […]

F-22 Raptors Deploy To Qatar

July 1, 2019 – U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptors from the 1st Fighter Wing, 27th Fighter Squadron take off for deployment to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. The F-22’s deployed to Qatar for the first time in order to defend American forces and interests in the U.S. Central Command area […]

Epsiode 145: The V2 Buzz Bomb

June of 1944 England has been assaulted by the V1 Buzz Bomb. But only did they know, the V2 was coming their way. This bomb was invulnerable to interception. Listen to find out what happened. Learn more about the American Veterans Center: http://www.americanveteranscenter.org/ Support our mission: https://bit.ly/2UmsEj7 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/americanveteranscenter/ Follow us on […]