The Bayonet

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Redirected from Bayonets) British infantryman in 1941 with a long WWI sword-type bayonet affixed to his rifle A bayonet (from French baïonnette) is a knife, sword, or spike-shaped weapon designed to fit on the end of the muzzle of a rifle, musket or similar firearm, allowing it to be used as a spear.[1] From the 17th century to World War I, it was considered a primary weapon … Continue reading “The Bayonet”

What I call Real Men at work!

Crew repairing the hull of the Graf Zeppelin during a flight over the Atlantic Stolen from The Daily Timewaster, an excellent Blog if I say so! Grumpy

The definition of bad-ass.

Australian policemen racing in motorcycle chariots (1936) Motorcycle chariot racing From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Motorcycle chariot racing is a motor sport that combines motorcycle racing and chariot racing. The sport was extant in the 1920s and 1930s, having been inspired by the 1925 film Ben-Hur.[1][2][3] It went largely (although not entirely)[4] extinct after … Continue reading “The definition of bad-ass.”

One Hell of a Man & Priest! -Vincent R. Capodanno

  Servant of God, Vincent Robert Capodanno, M.M. Nickname(s) “The Grunt Padre” Born February 13, 1929 Staten Island, New York Died September 4, 1967 (aged 38) Thăng Bình District, Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam Buried St. Peter’s Cemetery, West New Brighton, Staten Island, New York Allegiance United States of America Service/branch  United States Navy Reserve Years of service 1965–1967 Rank Lieutenant Unit Navy … Continue reading “One Hell of a Man & Priest! -Vincent R. Capodanno”

We lost a Good man Today – My Uncle Sam

Sam was my wife’s Uncle and a Good man in my book. One reason why I liked him so. Was the fact that he bribed a Doctor so that he could join the Army to fight Hitler. He was 94 years young & I will miss him! Grumpy