Military August 20, 2019

Military.com: Coast Guard Academy Professors Help in Battle Against Drugs; E-2D Hawkeye Aircraft Takes Out 4 Super Hornets on Carrier; Repairs Underway; WWII Vet ‘Benny the Bagger’ Marks 98th Birthday — At Work; VA Is Sending More Veterans to Songwriting Retreats and more ->
 
 
 
 
Task & Purpose: The Navy is eyeing suppressors for its upgraded ‘Ma Deuce’ .50 cal machine guns; The US military does not need Iraqi permission to provide close air support or evacuate wounded troops in ’emergency circumstances’;The best boy in the Marine Corps, Chesty XV, is living the good life; Watch a gator effortlessly scale a fence onto NAS Jacksonville and more ->
 
 
 
 
DOD: Reaffirming Our Commitment To Ethical Conduct; How the Navy Keeps Music in Schools and more ->
 
 
 
 
By John Ismay, The New York Times: At War: The man who wrote a guidebook for civilian bomb squad technicians