Category: War and Military Stories

Portuguese Dave

      My friend Dave and I arrived at March Air Force Base in Southern California at about the same time, both having just returned from a one year-tour of duty in Vietnam. It was 1971, and the times they were a-crazy. Dave and I struck up a quick friendship; he called me Eyetie […]

Guest Writer – Rhonda Underhill; Helping the Veteran in Your Life

  Today’s guest article is provided by Rhonda Underhill. Rhonda is a health care advocate for senior citizens. After a health crisis involving her husband Pete, Rhonda and Pete dedicated themselves to healthy living through diet, exercise and awareness. Rhonda created http://www.getwellderly.com/ a website dedicated to the health and well being of seniors. Rhonda’s latest […]

The Year of the Dog

  My tour of duty in Vietnam officially began January 9th, 1970 and officially ended January 9th, 1971, though in actuality I started and left a bit earlier. 1970 was the Year of the Dog according to the Chinese Zodiac. I’m not sure I fully appreciate the significance of that; however, I understand it’s got […]