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HONOR that it is high time I should pause a few moments for the consideration of this feature of the Precepts of Knighthood. The sense of honor, implying a vivid consciousness of personal dignity and worth, could not fail to characterize the samurai, born and bred to value the duties and privileges of their profession. Though the word ordinarily given …

Trump plan to boost military spending and Gavigan comments

In Beaufort, Trump plan to boost military spending greeted with optimism, uncertainty President Donald Trump’s announcement last week that he planned to increase defense spending by $54 billion was met with enthusiasm — and a measure of uncertainty — in northern Beaufort County, home to three military installations. “Any discussion of increasing our military spending is encouraging both on a …

successful chain of commands make for effective units and corporations

The UNIT Photo It was our Pre deployment picture day for the history book. I was so proud to be the one Holding the Company Guide.  We were heading out on a MEU and uncharted waters after 12 moths of the most intense training and live fire missions. We were the Tip of America’s Spear at that moment in time. …