A helicopter gunner got a bird’s-eye view of the top-secret Operation Tailwind in Laos, but it almost cost him his life—three times in four days.
One Special Forces sergeant tried to ‘frag’ his superior officer—yet went on to a long career in the Army.
In 1953, an armed revolt led by Fidel Castro's revolutionary 26th of July Movement and its allies replaced Cuba's military dictatorship with a Communist one
Skycranes provided a vital service during the war, and served with the U.S. Army Reserves for several decades
The military decisions made across presidencies had some sound strategic and ethical foundations, yet there are also morally troubling aspects.
Author William M. Waddell presents a thoroughly illuminating, refreshingly balanced interpretation of the French war for Indochina.