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    National Desert Storm War Memorial

    Operation Desert Shield...

    January 16, 1991 - Operation Desert Storm begins in Iraq. Peter Jennings reports for ABC World News. Where were you when Desert Storm began?

    Wounded U.S. soldiers being given the dog tags of a fallen brother following fighting in the Euphrates Valley

    A Kuwaiti family surveys the oil fields burned by retreating Iraqis

    1st Marine Division fearful of chemical attacks from the Iraqis

    The "Highway of Death", 1991

    USAF F-16's flying over burning Kuwaiti oil fields

    U.S.S Wisconsin hammering Iraqi positions

    Operation Desert Storm - U.S troops patrolling burning oil fields,, my War. EH

    Desert Storm, War in the Gulf headlines from Tennessean Newspaper

    Desert Storm launches Gulf War

    The USS Midway is an aircraft carrier that was commissioned after the second world war. She was active in Vietman as well as operation Desert Storm. In January, 2004 she was docked in San Diego and was opened to the public as a museum later that year.

    Operation Desert Storm: Bush Announces Ground War

    USS Nassau (LHA-4) ... In support of Operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm, the Nassau deployed to the Middle East for over eight months on only eight days' notice. On leaving the United States, the Nassau became the flagship for Commander, Amphibious Task Force and the 4th MEB's Commanding General. In the last week of the war, she was employed as a "Harrier Carrier", tasked with operating primarily as a STOVL attack carrier for Marine AV-8B Harrier II fighters...

    Iragi T72 tank in Desert Storm. The T72 was no match for the coalition's superior firepower.

    The Persian Gulf War (2 August 1990 – 28 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Storm (17 January 1991 – 28 February 1991) commonly referred to as simply the Gulf War, was a war waged by a UN-authorized coalition force from 34 nations led by the United States, against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and annexation of Kuwait.

    U.S. Marines are caught in a ferocious dust storm in the desert south of Baghdad at noon on March 25, 2003.

    Gulf War Desert Storm, 1991 - Israel being a target

    Operation Desert Storm My family fought here as well as all wars

    I listened to the planes fly through Vietnam carrying troops to war, carrying supplies to the troops. I saw troops Welcomed home from Desert Storm, enjoyed planes flying over my home every morning and LOVE the Sound of Freedom.

    The Road to War - Painting and caption information - By Michael Goettner - Commemorating the 20th anniversary of Operation Desert Shield / Storm - 25 February 1991 Southern Iraq. The painting was commissioned by the 138th Fires Brigade in 2011 for a limited edition of signed and numbers prints of the original painting. The concept for the artwork is taken from a photograph taken by Lt. John Dooley of A Battery.

    USS Midway - Toured this massive Navy aircraft carrier. She was active in the Vietnam War and Operation Desert Storm.

    Born AUGUST 22, 1934, he served in Vietnam, commanded the U.S. forces in Grenada and Desert Storm, was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal and knighted by the Queen of England. This was four-star General “Stormin Norman” Schwarzkopf. In an interview regarding the Gulf War, General Norman Schwarzkopf of Central Command (CENTCOM), stated ...

    A true American military hero much admired in the U.S. and around the world, General Schwarzkopf had a distinguished career highlighted by his leadership in the first Gulf War.