Humor in (and out of) Uniform
and
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Artillery Games

Artillery Rush


Burma Shave Signs

Burma Shave road signs
(Courtesy of Barney Downey)

Denny's Domain
Updated 8/27/17

This regularly appearing section contains jokes and puns and other "groaners" provided by our resident humorist Dennis Donati. If you enjoy puns as much I do, you should enjoy this page.

Denny was a Signals Officer (I think that means he used a big blanket and lots of smoke for his "signals") in HQ Battery in 1970-1971 so send him a message if you would like to contribute to his ever expanding repertoire.

Distinguished Warfare Medal

A slightly different view on this subject.
(Courtesy of Ben Frias)

Guest Contributions

These are things sent in by our members.

Kilroy was Here

He is engraved in stone in the National War Memorial in Washington, DC, back in a small alcove where very few people have seen it. For the WWII generation, this will bring back memories. For the younger folks, it's a bit of trivia that is a part of our American history. Anyone born in 1913 to about 1950, is familiar with Kilroy. No one knew why he was so well known-but everybody seemed to get into it. So who was Kilroy? Click the link to find out.

Letter Home

A "typical" letter home before we returned to the world.
(Courtesy of Gary Keck)

Letter to those at Home

Jerry June (67-68) shares a different letter that Uncle Sam sent to the folks at home to prepare them for what to expect from us when we returned home to the US.

Medals of a different flavor

Medals that you probably will never see.
(Courtesy of Danny Sandoval)

Saltpeter

You remember those stories we used to hear about this.
(Courtesy of Frank Sloan)

Senatorial Collapse

See what happens when a Senator gets the wrong paycheck.
(Courtesy of Danny Sandoval)

Vietnam Road Signs

Road signs seen in Vietnam
(Courtesy of Dan O'Brien)

Vietnamese Beverages

Not all of these are recommended for human consumption.

 

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