May 20, 2018

Air War over Vietnam: Operation Rolling Thunder, 1965–1968

Review of Air War over Vietnam: Operation Rolling Thunder, 1965–1968 Photo: Lieutenant Commander Jesse R. Emerson of VA-22 in his A-4C Skyhawk preparing to launch off the USS Midway during pre-deployment workups in March 1965. (Author photo) As a new Air Force ROTC cadet in 1974, I was educated and led by a staff of […]
July 11, 2018

Iran-Iraq War

Book review by Musings on Iraq  http://musingsoniraq.blogspot.com/2018/07/review-iran-iraq-war-lion-of-babylon.html The image is courtesy of Hossein Zohrevand, the caption: A woman places flowers on the Tehran grave of an Armenian killed in action in 1988. The dates on the headstone indicate he was 19 when he died. Picking up Iran-Iraq War, The Lion of Babylon, 1980-1988 it might appear to […]