Christopher (Moon) Mullins

A former paratrooper with service in the 82nd Airborne Division, Long Range Recon (F Co 51st Inf), and 5th Special Forces Comms Support (B-Team), Christopher (Moon) Mullins retired from the US Army in 2000 after 20 years. He holds an Associate's Degree from Georgia Military College as well as Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in IT from Kaplan University. Moon's first book, published in 2016 was book about his father's service in World War II titled, Lucky Mullins, available on Amazon.com. He is the editor for ARGunners Online Magazine, working with Casemate Publishing, Pen and Sword, Osprey, Oxford Press, and independent publishers as well. Moon recently published his third book, The History of the 82nd Signal Battalion in WWI and WWII. Chris is married to Bhavna Mullins and they make their home in Buford, Georgia, USA.

Naval Institute Press latest releases- Part 1

Being there . . . . amid gripping biographical accounts of heroic battleship commanders; the 20-year evolution to become the world’s greater and most dreaded Navy in technology, tactics, and training; manning a MK 6 16-inch turret gun aboard the historic USS Massachusetts, “Queen of the Battleship Fleet”; and, as a tour de force, perusing …

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Naval Institute Press- Latest releases Part 2

Being there . . . . to observe and hear the personal accounts of captured Japanese soldiers, sailors, airmen and their officers who fought and killed American, British, and Dutch servicemen and civilians without remorse for the Emperor of Japan . . . . . CANDIDLY, PROVOCATIVELY, JAPANESE FIGHTINGMEN OF WWII TELL THEIR OFTEN SHOCKING …

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World War I Gas Warfare Tactics and Equipment

Jones, Simon, illustrated by Richard Hook. World War I Gas Warfare Tactics and Equipment. Oxford, UK: Osprey, 2008. Softcover, illustrated, 64pp. ISBN: 978-1-84603-151-9.Review by Peter L. Belmonte World War I was the first war in which the combatants engaged in chemical warfare to any significant degree. Students of the war are at least somewhat familiar …

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The Great War Illustrated, 1915: Archive Photographs of WWI

William Langford. The Great War Illustrated, 1915: Archive Photographs of WWI. South Yorkshire, UK: Pen & Sword Military, 2021. Softcover, illustrated, 390pp. ISBN: 1399085166. Review by Peter L. Belmonte NOTE: There appear to be two editions of this book, one of which apparently contains color photographs. This review refers specifically to the one without color …

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BLOCKING KAMPFGRUPPE PEIPER: The 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment in the Battle of the Bulge

Being there . . . . in the Ardennes to watch Hitler concentrate and launch all his reserves for a final desperate gamble to stop the Allied armies from invading the German homeland – – WINNING THE FIERCELY FOUGHTBATTLE OF THE BULGE AMIDTHE CRUEL, ATROCIOUSMALMEDY MASSACRE Casemate Publishers’ “BLOCKING KAMPFGRUPPE PEIPER: The 504th Parachute Infantry …

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REMINISCENCING SCHIFFER’S WILLIAM “BILL” WOLF AUTHOR-HISTORIAN-ARTIST, HERO-EXEMPLAR-EXTRAORDINAIRE

Being there . . . . to acknowledge, appreciate, and accept on behalf of America’s future generations one of the most amazing and memorable publishing bequeathal to radiate from the crushing savagery and accompanying anguish of World War II . . . . REMINISCENCING SCHIFFER’S WILLIAM “BILL” WOLF AUTHOR-HISTORIAN-ARTIST, HERO-EXEMPLAR-EXTRAORDINAIRE Perusing the interjacent pages of …

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The American Expeditionary Forces in the Great War: the Meuse Heights to Armistice

Otte, Maarten. The American Expeditionary Forces in the Great War: the Meuse Heights to Armistice. South Yorkshire, UK: 2021. Paperback, illustrated, 264pp. ISBN: 1526796171Review by Peter L. Belmonte Disclaimer: Half of this book is a travel guide for the Meuse River area of the Meuse-Argonne battlefield; although I’ve researched and written about the Meuse-Argonne Offensive, …

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