Military February 19, 2020

Task & Purpose: The decorated Marine pilot whose heroics helped stop the 1973 New Orleans sniper attack has died at 84; Top Pentagon policy official who certified Ukraine aid fired; Judge orders Navy to release documents on the 1963 USS Thresher disaster which killed 129 sailors; For years he sold the military’s version of the Iraq War. Now he’s on a mission to convey ‘the chaos and absurdity of that experience’; A call to action at the VA on sexual harassment and assault and more -> Kansas Marine Killed During Island Battle in WWII Identified; Here’s the List of Military Clinics That Will No Longer Serve Retirees, Families; Veterans Group: Pentagon Broke Agreement to Reopen Database; Reality Winner, Air Force Vet Imprisoned for Document Leak, Seeks Trump Clemency and more ->
DOD: Marines Landed on Iwo Jima 75 Years Ago; CENTCOM Spokesman Briefing On Camera at 4 p.m. EST Today, Feb. 19 and more ->