Peer Into The Past
Army Capt. Kris Kristofferson in Vietnam on Flickr. “I want you to know I’m an Army brat; I was a captain in the Army and my brother was a jet pilot in the Navy. So I support our troops; I identify...
Vietnam Memorial in Canby Oregon
Test shots from this amazing Vietnam memorial in Canby Oregon, it’s big so I have to nit multiple shoots together to get it all in. Shadows from the flag polls show the time of day is around 5:15pm. Also the helicopter has a giant steel beam holding it up, along with a very out of place Burgerville right next to it so will need a lot of CS5 work. www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_On6fRDiJM www.vietnameramemorial.org/?page_id=2
Army Nurse Joan McDermott. In late 1967, Joan was sent to Saigon arriving a month before the TET Offensive. While serving at an Army hospital, enemy snipers attacked the area and forced Joan to sleep under a table in the hospital for 3 nights to avoid the gunfire. Sadly, a casualty of this attack included one of her childhood neighbors from growing up in Wisconsin. It was a difficult beginning to her service in the Army, to say the least.
USS Columbus - The third USS Columbus (CA-74), a Baltimore-class heavy cruiser, was the second ship of the United States Navy named for Columbus, Ohio. She was launched on 30 November 1944 by...
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