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The National Defense Medal Being Retired, According to Defense Department

The National Defense Medal, which had been issued to service members of all branches during designated periods of war, will no longer be issued after…

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JANUS: A Wargame Simulation Code and the Effects of Nuclear Artillery Yields

In the decades before the wonderful website Nukemap helped us with determining the effects of nuclear weapons when used against any target on the globe,…

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Turkey and the Cyprian Crises of 1974..Official vs. Non-Official Reports concerning Nuclear Weapons

Nuclear weapons history, a la official reports, and the situation that was told to me by older nuke techs who were in Turkey during the…

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The U.S. has the Wrong Type of Nuclear Weapons? According to The Hill, It Does

In a recent article in The Hill by columnist Gordon G. Chang Do we have the wrong nuclear weapons to deter Russia and China?, it…

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Nuclear Weapons Tech..55G Advanced Individual Training

A question I frequently get asked is “what did the training consist as a nuclear weapons technician?” In my book Last of the Glow Worms,…

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Presentation about the 59th Ordnance Brigade and Nuclear Artillery

Nuclear artillery. These words are reminiscent of the Cold War Era, when both the Soviet Union and United States developed what were termed as “tactical…

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The M422CA1E1 Nuclear Artillery Round and the Reality of an 18 Year Old Nuke Tech

The M422CA1 and it’s variant, the M422CA1E1 were the mainstay of United States nuclear artillery throughout Europe and South Korea from the beginning of the…

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As Biden Abandons Afghan Allies, We Must Remember Trump and His Betrayal of the Kurds

With the catastrophe of the American pull-out of Afghanistan in full force, there are many reports of Taliban fighters resuming their 20 year hiatus assault…

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Adam Toledo Killed by CPD: When Does it Stop?

The recent shooting in Minnesota of Daunte Wright by a 26 year veteran of the Brooklyn Center P.D. when she believed she had a taser…

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Soviet Army Divisions Amongst Soldiers During the Cold War

During my research of other aspects of the Cold War I was not directly involved with, I began to speak with customers that I visit…

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