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Military September 02, 2019

By Katie Lange, DOD: Medal of Honor Monday: Army Lt. Gen. Jonathan Wainwright
 
 
Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright IV (August 23, 1883 – September 2, 1953) was a career American army officer and the Commander of Allied forces in the Philippines at the time of their surrender to the Empire of Japan during World War II. Wainwright was a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his courageous leadership during the fall of the Philippines.

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BY David Vergun, DOD: Labor Day Marks 74th Anniversary of Japan’s WWII Surrender
 
 
 
 
Military.com: Bright Light from Santa Fe Senselessly Extinguished with Death of Army Officer; Remarks Against Antifa Prompt FBI Seizure of Ex-Marine’s Weapons Under Oregon’s ‘Red Flag’ Law; Korea War Medal of Honor Recipient Gives What May be His ‘Final’ Talk and more ->
 
 
Hiroshi H. “Hershey” Miyamura (born October 6, 1925) is an American retired United States Army soldier and recipient of the Medal of Honor for actions in the Korean War.[1][2] While he was held as a prisoner of war, the award was classified as top secret.

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Task & Purpose By RFE/RL’S Radio Free Afghanistan: Taliban launches second attack on Afghan city while US envoy insists a peace deal is near
 
 
 
 
By Adam Linehan, Task & Purpose: This Psychedelic 1970s Airborne Recruitment Video Is Vintage Gold
The video also features the one and only ever airborne-themed pop song, in which a man backed by a gospel choir continuously chants, “Airborne’s rough so you gotta be tough!” How that song never won a Grammy is beyond us.