military life

November 15, 2017
by: jtracy
Lt. Colonel Roger Phillips of Orlando served as United States Navy Executive Officer on the USS Tom Green County Landing Ship during the Vietnam War and sent a request for...
November 15, 2017
by: jtracy
SANDWICHES ARRIVED 12 NOON FRI 03 MAY VIA HELO FROM SAIGON. CONDITION EXCELLENT AND FLAVOR SUPERB AS USUAL. WARDROOM JOINS ME IN EXPRESSING MANY MANY THANKS. ALL NOW ARE...
November 14, 2017
by: jtracy
22 March 68 Dong Tam, Vietnam Dear Paul and Doris: I thought you might be interested in to see a picture of my ship, the Landing Ship Tom Green County. At the time it was...
February 11, 2013
by: jtracy
The German Luger referenced in  Aspects of War   by Hardin Moore. Photo of the original...
May 23, 2012
by: jtracy
It was a very interesting community back then because you had some retired Air Force people, a lot of active duty Air Force people, and you had a lot of people that were in...
May 22, 2012
by: jtracy
The Post Chapel at Orlando Air Base, located in tropical garden environs is unique in that it is the only chapel in the entire army that has its steeple on the ground and to...