by Bruce Bartels
According to one land-based observer, “Navy showers” offer clean alternative during local water shortages.
by Jerry Mulenburg
A crew of American GIs got stuck on a maintenance mission in Vietnam and spent a memorable night in search of ice on the streets of Saigon.
by Bill Rawlinson
A military pilot recalls a hair-raising experience in the air over Britain.
by R.A. Jones
An “old soldier” from the Army once enjoyed a Navy cruise from San Diego to Mare Island and was pleasantly surprised by the ship’s honorary protocols and unconventional crew.
by Spike Flertzheim
Wearing red on Fridays has become a tradition at Paradise Valley Estates. Here’s why.
A US military veteran recalls the time two German fishermen planned a fishing trip and caught an unexpected ride on an American Albatross.
by Fred Montonye
A case of mistaken identity by four junior officers dramatically changes the course of one military jeep.
by Andy Anderson
Two Vietnam War veterans who served at same time on a northern Thailand base met for the first time decades later at Paradise Valley Estates.
by Julie Turner
Retired United States Navy commander and pilot Larry Coor shared his experiences being deployed in Antarctica during an interview at Paradise Valley Estates Life Plan Community.
by Shirley Arnold
When Mike Goble hoisted the first two flags on Hill 147 back in 2017, he created a new tradition to honor fallen service members that stands strong today.