If you shaved the head this could have well been me.
historywars: Seal Team 2 in Vietnam, 1967
A British sentry cuts a lonely picture as he stands at his post at sunrise in France, March 1915
The Cherokee never had princesses. This is a concept based on European folktales and has no reality in Cherokee history and culture. In fact, Cherokee women were very powerful. They owned all the houses and fields, and they could marry and divorce as they pleased. Kinship was determined through the mother's line. Clan mothers administered justice in many matters. Beloved women were very special women chosen for their outstanding qualities. As in other aspects of Cherokee culture, there was a…
In 1941, the U.S. began to form a hand-picked army to fight in Europe; its troops were composed of artists, designers, actors, meteorologists, and sound technicians, and their true mission was not to fight, but to deceive the German army. Their props were inflatable tanks and pyrotechnics; their tools camouflage, “spoof” radio plays, special effects, and sonic deception. Their last “disappearing act” was to vanish from history. Officially they were the 23rd Headquarters Special Troops.
Photo taken Sept. 7th, 1969 - "Elements of the 26th Marines under fire south of Da Nang, 3 RTO's in the same spot.. I am guessing that the photo is of the company CO and his radio operator, a FO calling in artillery with his RTO, and the 3rd would be a squad RTO which is there to protect the FO and Skipper." ~ Vietnam War