Tag: Desert Storm

That time I lived through history

“It’s a proud day for America. And, by God, we’ve kicked the Vietnam syndrome once and for all.” – President George H.W. Bush, March 1, 1991.

February 28, 1991: The End of Operation Desert Storm and the 20 Years After

    Twenty years ago tomorrow marks the anniversary of one of the most stunning victories ever achieved by the Armed Forces of the United States (or any nation, as far as that goes). As George Herbert Walker Bush so beautifully and movingly observed at the time, they did so with great honor, and with …

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