Tag: retired Rear Adm. Kenneth Braithwaite

Military May 08, 2020

Military.com: They Survived WWII and Korea. Now, at State-Run Homes, They’re Fighting for Their Lives; Marines Hire Falconer to Thwart Seagulls That Are Hazing Recruits at Boot Camp; SecNav Nominee Cites Navy ‘Failings of Leadership’ in Confirmation Hearing; The Air Force Is Dropping Mattis’ 80% Aircraft Readiness Goal; Nat Geo Commemorates 75th Anniversary of WWII VE Day with New Documentaries Facebook and more ->

Task & Purpose: Meet the Army Special Forces vets behind that botched coup attempt in Venezuela; Army bases prepare for new ban on under-21 tobacco sales; The Army is tripling the power of one of its vehicle-mounted laser systems and more ->

DOD: Defense Secretary Marks 2nd Anniversary of First Lady’s ‘Be Best’ Initiative; Italian eyewitnesses share their memories about liberation 75 years ago; USO Troupe ‘Jump, Jive, and Wail’ to Mark V-E Day and more ->




Military November 26, 2019

Task & Purpose: 13 French troops killed in helicopter collision while pursuing militants in Mali; Pennsylvania man accused of faking record as Navy SEAL, POW to steal $300K in benefits; 801,000 dead, $6.4 trillion spent, and no end in sight: the true costs of the Global War on Terror; It looks like we’re getting ‘M*A*S*H’ in Afghanistan with ’68 Whiskey’ and more ->
DOD: Esper Asks SEALs, Navy to Focus on Standards, Ethics and more ->
Military.com: ‘The Last Full Measure’ Follows Fight to Award Vietnam Hero the Medal of Honor; Body Found in Alabama Confirmed as Sailor’s Missing Daughter; President Trump’s New Navy Secretary Pick is a Combat Vet Who Tracked Soviet Subs; Veterans Can Now Learn About Their Toxic Exposure Risks with New VA App and more ->