the miniseries born by garth ennis and darick robertson further examines castle's roots, tracing them back to his third tour of the vietnam war, where he undergoes a psychological and possibly supernatural transformation into the punisher to survive a massive assault on his fortification by the combined forces of the viet cong and the north .
the three soldiers also known as the three servicemen is a bronze statue by frederick hart.unveiled on veterans day, november 11, 1984 on the national mall, it is part of the vietnam veterans memorial commemorating the vietnam war. it was the first representation of an african american on the national mall.
1979 epic war film directed by francis ford coppola. apocalypse now is a 1979 american epic war film about the vietnam war, directed, produced and co-written by francis ford coppola. it stars marlon brando, robert duvall, martin sheen, frederic forrest, albert hall, sam bottoms, laurence fishburne and dennis hopper.
members of the jamaica constabulary force are trained at one of two colleges; twickenham park, spanish town, st. catherine and harman barracks training wing in kingston, adjacent to up park camp. recruits undergo a minimum of six months' basic training. students are required to sit four written examinations called modules and twelve practical tests.
the history of vietnam can be traced back to around 4000 years ago. archaeological findings from 1965, still under research, show the remains of two hominins closely related to sinanthropus, dating as far back as the middle pleistocene era, roughly half a million years ago. pre-historic vietnam was home to some of the world's earliest civilizations and societies—making them one of the world's first people who practiced agriculture. the red river valley formed a natural geographic and .
fishing techniques are methods for catching fish. the term may also be applied to methods for catching other aquatic animals such as molluscs shellfish, squid, octopus and edible marine invertebrates.. fishing techniques include hand-gathering, spearfishing, netting, angling and trapping. recreational, commercial and artisanal fishers use different techniques, and also, sometimes, the same .
in 1975, while promoting the godfather part ii in australia, coppola and his producers scouted possible locations for apocalypse now in cairns in northern queensland, that had jungle resembling vietnam. he decided to make his film in the philippines for its access to american military equipment and cheap labor.
a sweatshop is a factory or workshop, especially in the clothing industry, where manual workers are employed at very low wages for long hours under poor conditions and many health risks.
industrial warfare is a period in the history of warfare ranging roughly from the early 19th century and the start of the industrial revolution to the beginning of the atomic age, which saw the rise of nation-states, capable of creating and equipping large armies, navies, and air forces, through the process of industrialisation.
special construction equipment : 26; tower crane : 27; two-wheeled vehicles motorcycles current smaller motorcycle series are seen in blue on white. the registration consists of one or two korean letters, followed by four numerals. at the top of the plate are characters indicating the district and two registration center code.
departing vietnamese units reportedly left equipment behind in cambodia, and it was suggested that they easily could return if it looked as though a province might be lost. vietnam's presence in cambodia reportedly consumed 40 to 50 percent of hanoi's military budget. although substantial portions of the cost had been underwritten by soviet .
the main gun has a dead-zone over the commander's hatch between the 10:00 and 11:00 o'clock positions , where the gun must be elevated over the infra-red searchlight to avoid crushing it. when the gun is facing backwards, it prevents hatches on top of the troop compartment from opening. the low profile of the turret makes it a difficult target.
platoon is a 1986 american anti-war film written and directed by oliver stone, starring tom berenger, willem dafoe, charlie sheen, keith david, kevin dillon, john c. mcginley, forest whitaker, and johnny depp.it is the first film of a trilogy of vietnam war films directed by stone, followed by born on the fourth of july 1989 and heaven & earth 1993 .
the history of vietnam can be traced back to around 4000 years ago. archaeological findings from 1965, still under research, show the remains of two hominins closely related to sinanthropus, dating as far back as the middle pleistocene era, roughly half a million years ago.
the albigensian crusade or the cathar crusade 1209–1229; french: croisade des albigeois, occitan: crosada dels albigeses was a 20-year military campn initiated by pope innocent iii to eliminate catharism in languedoc, in southern france.the crusade was prosecuted primarily by the french crown and promptly took on a political flavour, resulting in not only a significant reduction in the .
it is the first film of a trilogy of vietnam war films directed by stone, followed by born on the fourth of july 1989 and heaven & earth 1993 . the film, based on stone's experience from the war, follows a u.s. army volunteer sheen serving in vietnam while his platoon sergeant and his squad leader berenger and dafoe argue over the morality in the platoon and the conduct of the war.