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February 20, 2010, 11:11 am 2 comments in the last 7 days.
The VA this week outlined which ships are now considered to have been exposed to Agent Orange during Viet Nam. A number of offshore “blue water” naval vessels conducted operations on the inland “brown water” rivers and delta areas of Vietnam.
2nd Lt. Emily J.T. Perez, age 23, deployed to Iraq in December as a Medical Service Corps officer. The young officer was killed when a makeshift bomb exploded near her Humvee during combat operations in Al Kifl, near Najaf.
August 9, 2011, 12:30 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Former U.S. Army Captain Phil Steward provided testimony to the Korean National Assembly on Monday, August 1st, on the U.S. Army’s use of herbicdes in Korea during 1968-1969, according to a news story in The Chosunilbo and confirmed in an email from Steward to me today. The Chairman of the Korean National Sub-Committee asked Steward to help in obtaining statements from Korean veterans about their probably exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides.
Due to the large response I received to my guest opinion regarding wrongdoing by DHS-CSD, and many requests that I write more on the subject, I have agreed to do follow up pieces as time allows.
If you wanted to hide environmental contamination, then the proposed transfer of the 900+ acres of El Toro’s panhandle from the FAA to the FBI makes sense. The area may be contaminated with weapons grade U-235...
April 23, 2012, 8:40 am 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Vietnam's 'Helicopter Valley' will always be synonymous with loss and sacrifice of Marines who fill some of the riskiest occupations ever imagined.