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Fair Winds

By Eddiejgirdner  (booksie.com)

Earnest Seeker is bored teaching in a small-town high school in the US Midwest after living overseas. To get back into the wider world, he resorts to the rather radical act of joining the Navy. He quickly realizes that he is way too educated and knowledgeable for his rank as an enlisted man. He...

Novel | Updated Nov 13, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Military,Navy,Sailor,Boot,Camp,Destroyer,Sonar,Technician

Down For The Count In GITMO Bay

By Billy Coy Sample  (booksie.com)

On liberty in Guantanamo Bay Cuba I decide to take a stand for decency and I really should have thought that over!

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gitmo,Us,Navy,Uss,Talbot

That Happened To Me Once

By Billy Coy Sample  (booksie.com)

Trying to warn shipmates of a scam was a great idea but one sailor would have been better off not hearing the warning!

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Subic,Bay,Uss,Tarawa,John,Paul,Jones,Us,Navy

Just Another Day In The Persian Gulf

By Billy Coy Sample  (booksie.com)

What the Persian Gulf was like before Desert Storm. Intense situations were everyday occurrences.

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Persian,Gulf,Uss,Talbot,Us,Navy

Man Overboard

By Billy Coy Sample  (booksie.com)

When a person falls overboard from a US Warship it's serious business. When the Captain of the vessel falls overboard it's serious scandal!

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Uss,John,Paul,Jones,Us,Navy

My Part In The War On Drugs

By Billy Coy Sample  (booksie.com)

While serving on a the USS Morrison of the coast of Central America searching for drug smugglers the crew takes part in a very large cocaine bust.

Short Story | Updated Oct 12, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Us,Navy,Drug,Busts

Destroyer Turned Saviour

By Servanthood  (booksie.com)

Serving aboard the Royal Canadian Navy ship Iroquois, the following is a true account of my experiencing a hurricane out on the North Atlantic while rescuing 11 South Koreans from a listed freighter.

Poetry | Updated Aug 4, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: God,Saviour,Navy,Ship,Destroyer,Hurricane

steven_howe

Just Another Etching.

By Steven Howe  (booksie.com)

Just another etching was written by Steven Howe in July 2014 ready for his new book which is currently in the process of being made to be sold to raise funds for the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund.

Poetry | Updated Jul 8, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Royal,Marines,Commando,War,Military,Army,Navy,Air,Force,Memorial,Depressing

Thrive And Survive Apocalyps 2

By Gilf  (booksie.com)

this is for all you readers who want a sequel of the Apocalypse and for ###

Short Story | Updated May 24, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Zombie,Horror,Navy,Atlantis,Island

demyx306

Pestilynn: A Brothers' Promise

By Demyx306  (booksie.com)

A tie-in to Pestilynn, following the events of the Machrios event. Readers of A Brothers' Promise may wish to read Pestilynn as well, as both are being made at the same time. Anna, with her powers kept secret by the US government, now lives with Rick's younger brother, Andrew, in Seattle. The...

Novel | Updated Mar 19, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pestilynn,War,Seattle,Apartment,Literary,Fiction,Brother,Promise,Military,Home,Front,Waterfront,Navy,Powers,Creature,Fantasy,Psycho

steven_howe

Soldier Down!

By Steven Howe  (booksie.com)

This was written after watching documentaries following the UK's Royal Marines and from my knowledge in the Royal Marines Cadets (SCC)

Poetry | Updated Mar 14, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Military,Royal,Marines,Army,Navy,Soldier,Afghan,Afghanistan

usmanmx

Target Taliban

By Usmanmx  (booksie.com)

This story is basically about taking down the Taliban Leader, Mohammad Omar. As the Navy Seals go in for him, he has self-west attached on him. One Muslim Navy Seal, Humza, convinces him to stop by realizing his own religion. This story is well written and extraordinary.

Book | Updated Mar 5, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Action,Terrorism,Islam,Terrorists,Taliban,Navy,Seals,U.s.,America,Police

macy_posey

Waiting For You

By Macy Posey  (booksie.com)

This is a short story like poem. In the point of view of someone who is waiting for a loved one to come home from war.

Poetry | Updated Feb 9, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Army,Navy,Marines,Airforce,Poetry,Short,Story

Shore Duty

By Stewart Harris  (booksie.com)

A chapter from "Shore Duty" about a sunny day spent walking over blood soaked ground near the village of My Lai, Vietnam. The event took place six weeks after Lt Calley and a year before the disaster became known. The day passed without firing a shot, but many ghosts were watching us.

Book | Updated Feb 7, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Vietnam,Navy,Advisor,My,Lai,Coastal,Group,Sixteen

Hawaii In The Eyes Of A Sailor

By Tzidkiyahuchobel  (booksie.com)

Hawaii, by most accounts, is a tropical paradise. A sailor in the United States Navy tells the story of his first visit to the island of Oahu.

Short Story | Updated Feb 1, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hawaii,Navy,Pearl,Harbor

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