Abour Alvin York


By LtCol Mike Christy-Together We Served Dispatches Alvin Cullum York was one of the most decorated United States Army soldiers of World War I. He received the Medal of Honor for leading an attack on a German machine gun nests, killing at least 25 enemy soldiers, and capturing 132 during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive. He was […]

via Profile in Courage: Alvin York – An Unlikely Hero — Together We Served Voices

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it has been a long time since I posted anything here


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I cannot believe I have not posted anything al all on my 3 wordpress blogs in years.

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National Medal of Honor Day.



The United States Congress has designated March 25th of each year as NATIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR DAY, a day dedicated to Medal of Honor recipients. (Public Law 101-564) was conceived in the State of Washington. The date was chosen to highlight this special day because it was on March 25, 1863 that the first Medals of Honor were presented…to six members of Andrews’ Raiders.

The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States Government. It is bestowed on members of the United States armed forces who distinguish themselves “conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while engaged in an action against an enemy of the United States.” As the award citation includes the phrase “in the name of Congress”, it is sometimes erroneously called the Congressional Medal of Honor, however the official title is the Medal of Honor.

On this day, please display our Flag and thank our men and women in uniform. Join me in prayer of thanks for all who are brave enough to protect our nation.

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Way back when…….CLASS OF JANUARY 1971


This was me back in January 1971. It is my Graduation picture taken for my Year Book. I was a member of the last mid-term graduation at Max S. Hayes High school. 1971 was the last mid-term graduation in the Cleveland Public School system.

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Happy New Year!


I hope that you have a great New Year.

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Thanksgiving


Nothing like a thankgiving turkey carver with as Bat’leth.I hope that you have a great Thanksgiving.

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Silly Saturday


look at the tits on this.


  

My thanks and a TIP OF THE HAT TO STEVE over at STEVEBETHERE2day

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