Army Officer Sentenced To 20 Years For Doing His Duty In Afghanistan

I remember Vietnam and what happened to some of our military personnel that served over there.  A kid I grew up with was drafted and sent to Vietnam at age 19.  Four months later he found himself in the jungle peering down at small village that had been taken over by the Viet Cong.  Their orders were not to shoot until the enemy fired first.  Bob told me that he had a Viet Cong soldier in his rifle sights and had to watch as the enemy loaded and fired a mortar shell in his direction.  As soon Read more […]