us marine

  1. Nemesis44UK

    The Battle of Iwo Jima

    The Battle of Iwo Jima by Mark Khan Iwo Jima is probably the most famous battle in the Pacific theatre in World War Two. It gave birth to one of the world’s most iconic photos – that of US Marines raising the US flag on Mount Suribachi, signalling the end of that brutal campaign. That, along...
  2. untallguy

    Khe Sanh Siege in the Clouds

    I’ll say it upfront; this is a great book. The author of Khe Sanh Siege in the Clouds, Eric Hammel, has presented the ordinary US Marine’s (and some Army, Navy and Air Force personnel) perspective of the siege of Khe Sanh. For those whose knowledge of the Vietnam War is a bit lacking, Khe Sanh...
  3. Cliff Richard

    US Marine's Mother writes to the British people

    Published in the Independent newspaper in October 2013: Dodging blame is the only concern of UK military leaders The mother of one of the troops killed in the Camp Bastion attack, condemns the British Army’s complacency in an open letter Rest in Peace Lt Col Raible and Sgt Atwell, and may your...