Loretta Perfectus Walsh (22 Apr 1896 - 6 Aug 1925) became the first American active-duty Navy woman, and the first woman allowed to serve as a woman, in any of the U.S. armed forces other than as a nurse, when she enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserves in 1917. 12 days later, WWI was declared. She became the first woman Navy Petty Officer, Chief Yeoman, and was the first of 13,000 yeoman females entitled to receive the same military pay and benefits.
#SEALOfHonor ..... Honoring Army Spc. David C. Lutes who selflessly sacrificed his life six years ago today in Afghanistan for our great Country on November 11, 2010. Please help me honor him so that he is not forgotten. http://www.iraqwarheroes.org/lutes.htm
Navy SEAL Sniper Chris Kyle – The deadliest sniper the American military has ever seen. Saving 1000’s of servicemen and Iraqi national’s lives during his 10 year stint as a Navy SEAL sniper, Chris Kyle was in every major battle of the Iraq war and was so effective at killing Iraqi insurgent terrorists that they called him “The Devil of Ramadi” while placing an Eighty thousand dollar bounty on his head.