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Dogs Excelled in Frontline Combat during Vietnam War

Dogs Excelled in Frontline Combat during Vietnam War

“Dogs exhibit heroism under fire in extreme combat,” says Jim Dugan (USAF ret) of Rapid City who will talk about his Vietnam War experiences as a dog handler, while headquartered at Tan Son Nhut Air Base.

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Navy Veteran Patrolled Treacherous Mekong Delta during Tet

Navy Veteran Patrolled Treacherous Mekong Delta during Tet

On Saturday, January 14, Ken Delfino of Keystone will talk about his combat experiences during the Tet Offensive with the US Navy’s River Patrol Force in South Viet Nam. As he says, “this small segment of my life is dedicated to my brothers-in-arms with whom I patrolled the Long Tau, Soi Rap, Co Chien, My Tho and Ham Luong Rivers for 22 months.”

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Vietnam War Veteran to Present Experiences in 1965 Battle of Ia Drang Valley

Vietnam War Veteran to Present Experiences in 1965 Battle of Ia Drang Valley

Mel W. Gunderson of Black Hawk will present his US Army experiences in the Battle of Ia Drang Valley’s Landing Zone X-Ray on November 14, 1965, as part of the 1st Cavalry Division in the Central Highlands of Vietnam.

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Tribute to the Troops Program

Tribute to the Troops Program

Ellsworth B-1 Aviator Lieutenant Colonel Ryan Carignan will be the featured speaker at a Tribute to the Troops Program, Honoring Those Who Have Served Since 9/11 at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum.

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Deal With the Warmongers:  American Politicians

Deal With the Warmongers: American Politicians

For those who have yet to figure out that the game that is being played out between the Democrats and the Republicans concerning America’s welfare, it is not the parties contending with one another, it is the globalists contending with the American people in the guise of their representatives

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Vietnam Vet’s Unit Wiped Out in Mekong Delta

Vietnam Vet’s Unit Wiped Out in Mekong Delta

On Saturday, October 8, Rapid City architect Richard J. McConnell will visually speak about his Vietnam War experiences as a riverine lieutenant in the Mekong Delta with the US Army’s 9th Infantry Division and 86th Engineer Battalion.

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Syrian "refugees" of military age throwing away water given to them by relief workers

State admits: Islamic State Terrorists Trying to Pose as Refugees

State Department spokesman John Kirby acknowledged Wednesday that Islamic State terrorists are trying to mingle with refugee populations overseas in the hopes of making it to the U.S. posing as a refugee.

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Vietnam F-4 Fighter Pilot to Speak at Air and Space Museum

Vietnam F-4 Fighter Pilot to Speak at Air and Space Museum

Retired USMC MAJ Ed McGaa, a Korean war veteran who flew 110 combat missions in F-4B Phantom fighters in Vietnam, will talk about his new book on global terrorism on Saturday, September 10, at Ellsworth Air Force Base’s South Dakota Air and Space Museum, starting at 9 am.

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Hillary Lied, People Died

Hillary Lied, People Died

Hillary Clinton has blood on her hands in Iraq. She helped pull troops out of Iraq, and then lied about why we left after the fact when Islamic State took over — to cover her ass. How come nobody questions her temperament to be president? What a joke.

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SDPB Documentary Maker to Discuss History’s Most Dangerous Weapon

SDPB Documentary Maker to Discuss History’s Most Dangerous Weapon

When nationally known warplane artist John Mollison of Sioux Falls turned his hand to making historical military documentaries for South Dakota Public Broadcasting, he made studies of men like US Navy and Sioux aviator Lt. Commander John Waldron, who died in his Douglas TPB Devastator (torpedo bomber) at the Battle of Midway on June 4, 1942, along with 30 others in the squadron he commanded on that fateful day. What Mollison didn’t realize was that his research would lead him to mankind’s all-time most dangerous weapon, the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, and the “missileer” combatants who made this catastrophic warfare possible.

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