Do you remember your first Christmas away from home? We talk the holidays in the military on VBC Happy Hour Open Conversation. You bring the topic, we’ll supply the platform. Sponsored by D&D Auto Salvage and Tobacco Free Adagio Health. Simulcast to Facebook and YouTube.
America's preeminent naval historian (and Navy veteran), Craig Symonds joins VBC Happy Hour for a special program with Glenn Flickinger on the fthe man who won the war in the Pacific in World War Two: Admiral Chester Nimitz. Symond's biography of Nimitz, Nimitz at War: Command Leadership from Pearl Harbor to Tokyo Bay, is considered not
We’ve all heard of USO shows, but there’s another far-more intrepid group of entertainers that produces over 1,200 shows around the world each year, reaching over 500,000 personnel at 355 military installations. It’s called Armed Forces Entertainment, and it’s the Department of Defense’s agency for reaching US servicemembers at the most remote, isolated, and dangerous locations, from
What is a Warrant Officer? How far can a 105 Howitzer shoot? What's the different between shining and polishing your boots? We’re talking all things military and veteran-related on VBC Happy Hour, from the smell cordite to life aboard a Navy destroyer. You bring the topic, we’ll supply the platform. Sponsored by D&D Auto Salvage and Tobacco
The photograph above was taken by a US reconnaissance aircraft of the Son Tay POW camp near Hanoi in North Vietnam in November 1970. Day later, a daring crew of Army Green Berets and Air Force Special Operations Forces attempted a rescue of the sixty US servicemembers thought to be held there. Join VBC Happy Hour