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. In 2016, Moon published a book about his father's service in World War II titled, Lucky Mullins, available on Amazon.com. He reviews books for ARgunners.com, Casemate Publishing, Pen and Sword, Osprey, Oxford Press, and independent publishers as well. Chris just 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 near Atlanta Georgia, in the US.

REVIEW Stilwell the Patriot Vinegar Joe, the Brits, and Chiang Kai-Shek by David Rooney

REVIEW: Stilwell the Patriot: Vinegar Joe, the Brits, and Chiang Kai-Shek by David Rooney

Joe Stilwell was known as “Vinegar Joe” for his abrasive personality. A 1904 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, Stilwell rose to the rank of General in 1944, having served in the Philippines, with the American Expeditionary Force in Europe during World War I, and as an instructor at West …

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The Us Army's First, Last, And Only All-Black Rangers Book

REVIEW: The US Army’s First, Last, And Only All-Black Rangers:

The 2nd Ranger Infantry Company has roots and lineage with the 555th (Triple Nickel) Parachute Infantry Battalion, the 80th Airborne Anti-Aircraft (AAA) Battalion, 3/505 Parachute Infantry Regiment, and the 187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team (ARCT). The 2nd Ranger Infantry Company was the first, last, and only, all black Ranger Company in the US Army. These …

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REVIEW: Controlled Delivery by Nick Jacobellis

The Controlled Delivery series of books are an autobiographical sketch by the author who is a retired US Customs Senior Special Agent. Agent Nick Jacobellis tells his story of his rise through the ranks to a trusted position of leading his own team in a unique undercover operation utilizing Confidential Informants, former drug smugglers, ex-convicts, …

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Matthew Ridgway and Bill Moorman – Jump Buddies during World War II

Bill Moorman was a close associate and confidant of Matthew Ridgway throughout WWII and the rest of their careers. Ridgway and Moorman attended the USMA together. Moorman was the Division Signal Officer at the start of World War II and was later promoted to the Division G-4 on D-Day, 7 June 1944, when the original …

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SEAN LUKETINA

Death of Sean Luketina during the Grenada Invasion in 1983

Sergeant Sean Luketina was a member of the 82nd Airborne Division, 82nd Signal Battalion, Alpha Company, Assault CP. He was seriously wounded in Grenada during Operation Urgent Fury, 27 October 1983. SGT Luketina slipped in and out of a coma until  he died 8 months later, 30 June 1984, in the VA hospital in North …

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