A U.S. Marine in 1966. He wears a first pattern M1955 flak vest, as well as M56 ammo pouches and Army issue M1945 suspenders. His helmet cover is the WWII issue cover with an integral insect net, shown here tucked inside the helmet.
This post is part of the ongoing #FultonFridays featuring the writings of Ven. Fulton Sheen. Goodness, patriotism, honesty and loyalty are losing their battles not by conflict, but by default. Those who are called to be defenders of what is right are not wounded in the battle. They flee. Courage has always been in the […]