Combat Boots in the Field: Nat Geo takes you to the Frontline Jun10

Combat Boots in the ...

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be in a war-zone? What it’s like to be in battle? What it’s like to be part of a war? National Geographic currently has a show running, “Inside Combat Rescue”, that follows US Air Force Pararescuemen in Afghanistan. These brave...

What is a Fallen Soldier Battle Cross? May27

What is a Fallen Sol...

A Fallen Soldier Battle Cross, Battlefield Cross, or Battle Cross, is a symbolic representation of a cross to signify the death of a soldier in battle. The practice began during the American Civil War to identify fallen soldiers on the battlefield. The cross is composed of the soldier’s...

Should US Military Athletic Footwear Be Only Manufactured in the USA? May07

Should US Military A...

Fifteen US Senators are asking President Obama to extend the reach of the Berry Amendment to also apply to athletic footwear for US troops. The Berry Amendment requires the Department of Defense to purchase US manufactured goods whenever possible (i.e. tactical boots, uniforms, and service...