National Atomic Veterans Day, July 16, 2018

Today is National Atomic Veterans Day…  From 1945 to 1963, the United States conducted 235 atmospheric nuclear weapons tests in the Pacific Ocean and the Southwestern U.S. In appreciation of the approximately 250,000 American service men and women who witnessed and participated in these tests, Congress designated July 16 as “National Atomic Veterans Day.” Read Bill…

Memorial Day, May 28 – On Writing Military Memoirs

You don’t have to be a celebrity to write your naval military memoirs. Preserving one’s memories and stories about his or her military service is a wonderful gift to give your family. Bill, a Pacific war veteran of World War II and a postwar atomic veteran of Operation Crossroads in 1946, has researched and written…

Review by MILITARY WRITERS SOCIETY OF AMERICA

THANK-YOU TO MILITARY WRITERS SOCIETY OF AMERICA for their May 2018 review of The Solomons Campaigns, 1942-1943… Click to read review Since its publication seventeen years ago in 2001, The Solomons Campaigns, 1942-1943 has been repeatedly lauded as one of the most comprehensive books on all the campaigns fought in the Solomon Islands. “Enough gripping drama, heroism, and…

P.S. to “The Misfits” – Episode 4 of The Thread

IF YOU CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF RENO DIVORCE HISTORY, here are links to READ portions of the narrative from the 4/2/2018 podcast “The Misfits”… LISTEN to the entire 30-min podcast with commentary by Bill and Sandra McGee, and Mella Harmon… and VIEW the 1943 TravelTalk newsreel Romantic Nevada. READ The Golden Age of Divorce on…