Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The B-17 Susan Ruth and her crew were shot down over Belgium on Feb. 8, 1944. Through meticulous research of personal correspondence, diaries and interviews, Steve Snyder has compiled the complete story of his father, fellow crew members and the brave members of the underground who helped them.
Jun 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Steve began his career at the White House Communications Agency working in the Ford & Carter administrations. He then transitioned to the Secret Service. He was awarded his Green Beret in 1986. His book “Shadow Tier” is a real page turner!
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Our regular update with Havok Journal editor Scott Faith
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In June of 1967, a special unit of volunteer, combat experienced pilots began flying special missions over Vietnam. Their call sign was “Misty”. Their mission was to fly low and fast, identifying and marking enemy targets in Laos and North Vietnam. The job was extremely dangerous – nearly a quarter of these pilots were shot down at least once.  Ross Detwiler flew 72 “Misty” missions, was shot down once and awarded three Distinguished Flying Cross citations.
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Zach Morris is the Editor in Chief of “LST Scuttlebutt”, the quarterly magazine newsletter of the US Landing Ship Tank (LST) Association.  His book sheds light on the heroic role that landing craft played in World War II through the experiences of his grandfather Stephen Ganzberger.
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Inspired by his grandfather’s service in World War II, sportcaster Paul Loeffler decided to start interviewing persons who wore another uniform – that of our United States military. Since 2005 he has interviewed an average of one World War II Veteran per week.
Aug 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Valor Club USA is an innovative, master planned community in San Antonio, Texas that will be Veteran-centric. Transitioning service members and their families will have access to affordable housing, social services, apprenticeships and career opportunities. Marine Veteran and Valor Club President/CEO Michael McDonald joins us for our Veteran Entrepreneur segment!
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Award winning journalist Andrew Dubbins details the origins and heroic missions of World War II’s elite Navy “Frogmen”, told through the eyes of one of its last living members,, 95 year old George Morgan.
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
We all know about the physical wounds caused by war. But what about “what’s right” or “how the world should work” is challenged by something you experience?  Col. Marc Walker joins us to discuss “Moral Injuries”
Aug 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Irv Brandt is a Navy Veteran, served with the Atlanta Police Department and was a member of the US Marshals Service for more than two decades. He has conducted investigations in more than 50 countries on six continents, some of which have been profiled on “America’s Most Wanted”.
Sep 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
New York Firefighter Tim Brown will never forget the 9/11 attacks. He survived but lost 93 of his friends. Tim has been a leader in defending the memory of those lost at Ground Zero and was featured in the Peabody Award winning documentary “Rebirth”.
Sep 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Over 12,000 helicopters were used during the Vietnam War. Of those, 5,086 were lost. Lew Jennings flew over 700 Cobra Gunship missions and was awarded three Distinguished Flying Cross citations for valor. Up next in our series presented by the Distinguished Flying Cross Society.
Sep 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sergeant Bill Bee’s brush with death was broadcast on televisions and printed in newspapers around the world.
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
I consider James Scott to be one of the best historical writers of our generation. His latest, “Black Snow” describes the firebombing campaign of Tokyo and the road to the atomic bomb.
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Col Scott Mills has developed a six word code for how he treats his airmen and how he wants them to perform.
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
One of the most compelling stories of the Global War on Terror. Retired Green Beret Lt. Col Scott Mann organized a group of volunteers who rescued several hundred Afghans during the chaos that was our withdrawal from that nation.
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
It has been estimated that 20-25% of Veterans returning from Iraq & Afghanistan have Traumatic Brain Injuries. The Resurrecting Lives Foundation is working to assure that Veterans with TBI are properly diagnosed and treated.
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Our regular check in with Scott Faith, editor of The Havok Journal – The Voice of the Veteran Community.
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Ken Fisher, Chairman & CEO of the Fisher House Foundation joins us to share their amazing program for providing comfort homes where Veteran families may stay free of charge while their loved one is in the VA hospital.
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Joe Goldberg has been a CIA covert action officer, corporate intelligence and international political consultant.
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Since 2006, Forever Young Veterans has brought healing and honor to more than 2,500 Veterans by granting their unfulfilled dreams and returning them to the places they fought.
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nate Boyer has reached the pinnacle in two careers. He wore the Army Green Beret and after “walking on” for the Texas Longhorns he would go on to be the oldest rookie in the NFL (Seattle Seahawks) at age 34.  As a veteran of both the military and athletic communities, he founded “Merging Vets & Players” to help both populations deal with their transition struggles.
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A fighter plane that turned the tide of the air war in Europe almost didn’t make it off the ground. David and Margaret White have written an excellent book that details the journey of the P-51 Mustang from design to combat – and all the bumps along the way.
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wade “Mother” Hubbard was in the Air Force for five years and was awarded five Distinguished Flying Cross medal and one purple heart. Wade flew both the Linebacker I and Linebacker II campaigns. Up next in our series with the Distinguished Flying Cross Society.
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
During his 35 years in the Army, Douglas Dillard spent many a holiday away from his family. The first was as a young member of the 82nd Airborne at the Battle of the Bulge.
Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
It is said there are only two bad days for a fighter pilot; the day a pilot straps on the jet knowing it is their last flight and the day a pilot straps on the jet NOT knowing it is their last flight.   Thankfully Darrell Ahrens avoided the later in the skies over Vietnam.
Jan 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Out of the seven Air Force Crosses awarded since the beginning of the Global War on Terror, five have been awarded to Combat Controllers for extraordinary heroism in combat. Mike Lamonica and Mike West of the Combat Control Foundation join us to talk about these warriors who are “First In.”
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brad Taylor served in the Army for 21 years, including 8 years with Delta Force.  He has also authored 16 New York Times best selling thrillers.
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Two time Air Force Veteran Steven Myers is a successful four-time CEO and serial entrepreneur. In 1992 he became the first American since Charles Lindbergh to pilot an airplane into the Russian Kamchatka Peninsula, forming one of the first post Soviet era joint ventures.
Feb 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Andrew Kiniry was with the 45th Evacuation hospital. He says more than one infantryman said he would NEVER trade duty with Andrew. That proved right when Andrew’s unit was moved into the Buchenwald concentration camp to care for the survivors.