My Great Grandmother and Great Uncle - Circa 1944

My Great Grandmother and Great Uncle - Circa 1944

My Great Uncle Harold was a paratrooper in World War II. He was a sergeant and squad leader in the 82nd Airborne Division and had 13 battle jumps. Harold was awarded a Purple Heart. He fought in the Normandy Invasion and The Battle of the Bulge. Incidentally, Uncle Harold's great-great-grandfather was from Spain, and a member of Napoleon's Grand Army. Fly the American Flag with pride!

Views: 262

Comment by Big City on November 11, 2012 at 10:55pm

Remembering my great uncle on Veterans Day (who fought in the Normandy Invasion and The Battle of the Bulge) as well as all who have so bravely served this country. Fly the American Flag with pride!

"This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave." -Elmer Davis

P.S. My great uncle's generation is often billed as "The Greatest Generation". Click here to read an inspirational article here at The Art of Manliness entitled 7 Lessons in Manliness From the Greatest Generation.

Latest Activity

arnab banerjee replied to arnab banerjee's discussion the question of rape
"I am not asking you to justify rape . I am just telling you why rape occurs. It seems to me that you are looking for causes not to justify rape and I am telling you causes of rape. So we too cannot chat since our objectives are different. India is…"
1 hour ago
Nick H replied to arnab banerjee's discussion the question of rape
"Dominance theory? You mentioned in your other post and here (with the face slapping) that your justification for rape is when a girl shuts down a man's advances. That isn't dominance. That's a f'ing coward who can't take a…"
1 hour ago
arnab banerjee posted a discussion

the question of rape

i had just introduced myself in the introduction forum and immediately the context of rape comes in as a welcome speech. i am really glad to be greeted that way. this shows the kind  of manliness practiced in this forum in a pretty much comprehensive manner. i was told how indian men should think about women, how real men think about women etc. etc. now let us examine this question of rape in detail : why men rape ?the answer i have got is  dominance theory so far. now let's examine this theory…See More
3 hours ago
Pale Horse commented on Pale Horse's status
"And I envy those who saw it."
3 hours ago
J. Exalto replied to J. Exalto's discussion What kind of woman are you interested in?
"Well said."
3 hours ago
Sir commented on Pale Horse's status
"I felt the same way about the moon landing."
5 hours ago
Marcus replied to Ulises Torres's discussion I am responsible for co-sleeping
"Totally agree. My wife and I chose to co sleep with our daughter who is now gong on 3 and we do not regret the decision at all. nothing beats waking up and snuggling with your clan in the morning!"
6 hours ago
Salt Dragon replied to Nevada Smith's discussion Myers-Briggs Personality Types
"Cool! I went to a counselor to save my troubled marriage (to no avail) and continued to see her for another two years until she finally admitted:  I really don't understand where you are coming from or how I can help you. Freak flags…"
6 hours ago

© 2017   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service