We remember the fallen: World War II American propaganda posters
On this Memorial Day, we remember all of those who have died in this nation’s wars. To honor American veterans — and the innocent people who have died in wars through history — we…
Keep Your Red Cross at His Side
Keep your Red Cross at his side. Give! Vintage Red Cross WWII poster, circa 1944. The poster shows a sailor wearing a life vest. Illustrated by John Franklin Whitman, Jr.
Propaganda, Firearms & Bad Legislation
Welcome, Over the last few weeks, I have seen a few things that have angered me beyond words. Mainly Mr. Obama using Kids as Human Shields as Mr. Limbaugh so aptly described last week on his radio show. The use of children to push liberalism, communism and socialistic intent is abhorrent, but not new by any means. They use the children to evoke an emotional, almost subconscious response from the parents & grandparents of this nation. You should be aware when you are being manipulated, and…
Embarking on a troopship – destination unknown
Each messdeck held about 100 men, and each man had a space at a long table each table having about 12 men grouped round it. There was some space around the tables and here all our equipment, blankets and bedding were stored. Hammocks were the order of the day, and they were slung on brackets over the tables and around the walls (or should that be bulkheads).