Rob V. is the founder of OperationMilitaryKids.org. While he never actually served in the US Military, he has a passion for writing about military related topics.
Born and raised in Woodbridge, NJ, he graduated from the New Jersey Institute Of Technology with an MBA in eCommerce. His hobbies include beach volleyball, target shooting, and lifting.
Rob is also a Commercially rated pilot and Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), with over 1,500 hours of flight time.
The U.S. military awards prestigious medals to recognize valor, heroism, and meritorious service (going above and beyond the call of duty) in combat conditions.
In addition, military members can earn medals for acts of non-combat heroism, campaign, expeditionary, and service.… Click Here To Read the rest
When it comes to the F15 vs. F22, there is considerable debate over which USAF fighter aircraft is the most deadly.
The U.S. Air Force has utilized the F-15 Eagle for over 50 years.
Meanwhile, the F-22 Raptor was designed … Click Here To Read the rest
When choosing a caliber for self-defense, you want to ensure that it will provide enough stopping power in an emergency.
9mm is an affordable and common handgun caliber used by law enforcement agencies and civilians for self-defense and target practice.… Click Here To Read the rest
The “Murph” workout is named for Lieutenant Michael Murphy who died in 2005 while serving in Afghanistan.
The Murph workout is performed on Memorial Day in honor of Michael Murphy and all fallen service members.
This CrossFit-based workout includes a … Click Here To Read the rest
There is a strong impulse among most American civilians to thank members of the Armed Forces, especially when we see them in uniform.
However, there are many people within military families who don’t wear uniforms, yet deserve gratitude as well.… Click Here To Read the rest