World War II

A Tenth Army Christmas Dinner, 1944

Here’s a glimpse at the Christmas dinner menu enjoyed by the Tenth Army headquartered at Schofield Barracks on Oahu, Hawaii on Christmas Day of 1944. See anything to add to your menu this year? Personally, we like that they were sure to include the cigars.  You can see what the Tenth Army’s 1944 Thanksgiving Menu looked like here. From […]

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Military Dates to Remember

Wreaths Across America 2019

Wreaths Across America will be held tomorrow, 14 December 2019. Consider how you can honor our Veterans and their families this Christmas: Volunteer to place wreaths in a participating cemetery near you. Sponsor a wreath or two. Visit a local cemetery and spend some time contemplating the sacrifices of these brave men and women who […]

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World War II

Book Review: The Sam Carlile Story

I came across The Sam Carlile Story – A World War II Veteran’s Remembrances on eBay and immediately ordered the book, which came with a signed photograph. I was thrilled when I received a message and recent photographs from Mr. Carlile through eBay! Mr. Carlile is a World War II 8th Air Force Veteran. His […]

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