Author: Jeff Edwards

Articles by Jeff Edwards:

The Battle of Kamdesh would be one of the costliest battles for the Americans of the entire Afghanistan conflict and see an American outpost partially…

There is no doubt that many officers during the two World Wars rose through the ranks on the basis of their experience and previous service.…

The world of sports is often said to serve as but a shadow or reflection of war.  There are physical rigors, stressful scenarios, and often…

For many young people, the outbreak of the greatest War this planet had ever seen would come just a little too early for them to…

Without a doubt, gallant actions in combat have not only been lost to the passage of time but to the secrecy of those who fight…

Not all war stories have a happy ending and, in fact, one might make the case that most do not. This is ever truer when…

One look at the life of Medal of Honor recipient Edward Allen Carter and it doesn’t take you long to realize that this was a…

The Victoria Cross is the United Kingdom’s highest military honor and one of the most esteemed recognitions for gallantry in combat in the global military…

It has often been said of both faith and war, that greater love hath no man than the one who lays down his life for…

A nation can desire for a war to be over all they want, but the inevitable fact of war is that the enemy always gets…

The United States and Israel have not always seen eye to eye, but they have been nothing less than strong allies since the Israeli State…

The relationship between Marines and their Navy Corpsmen affectionately referred to as, “Doc”, is unique to say the least.  The Marine Corps prides itself on…