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1 Always a Marine by Ernest Bywater

What does an old man do when confronted with a danger? He remembers what he is, he remembers his oath to "fight all enemies, foreign and domestic." The story title says it all.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Politics, Violence, War, Military, Vignettes
Downloads: 7312| Votes: 956 | Score: 9.39
Size: 32KB | 6,491 words | Posted:

2 Memorial Day: Human and Heroic by PuffDragon

This was a speech I wrote and gave in Parshall, ND for Memorial Day 2009. I think i shows how today's warfighters feel about Memorial Day.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Essay
Tags: Military, True
Downloads: 637| Votes: 93 | Score: 9.38
Size: 4KB | 896 words | Posted:

3 Island Mine by Refusenik

How far will governments go when you have something they want? All Waylon Eckermann wanted to do was to go to college and figure out the rest of his life. It wasn't going to be that easy, not even with a little extragalactic help.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Aliens, Nanotechnology
Downloads: 33168| Votes: 1215 | Score: 9.35
Size: 879KB | 156,034 words | Posted: Concluded:

4 Human Phoenix by Refusenik

The Human Series (1)
You can't hide from your past forever, but it's easier if you're a foster kid in rural West Texas. Scott MacIntyre was different in more ways than even he knew. (this was my first attempt at writing a novel)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, School, Violence, Military, Mystery, Aliens
Downloads: 32154| Votes: 859 | Score: 9.24
Size: 1416KB | 262,189 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 Silver Wings by Joe J

The story of a young man from high school to Vietnam.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor, Historical, Military
Downloads: 11418| Votes: 873 | Score: 9.23
Size: 246KB | 46,797 words | Posted:

6 Human Man by Refusenik

The Human Series (2)
Scott MacIntyre, the unusual foster kid raised on a boys ranch in West Texas, joined the Marines at the end of Human Phoenix. In the sequel, Human Man, he's all grown up and ready to make a life for himself.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: General
Tags: Romance, Military, Science Fiction
Downloads: 32202| Votes: 1057 | Score: 9.17
Size: 546KB | 98,835 words | Posted: Concluded:

7 Uncertain Justice by Longhorn__07

An Army veteran is accused of rape and murder. He didn't do it, but fighting the system is a losing proposition. So what's a man to do?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Military, Bounty Hunters
Downloads: 24366| Votes: 935 | Score: 9.16
Size: 1068KB | 194,425 words | Posted:

8 A Tribute, on This Holiday by Lance Manne

An old warrior is honored for his sacrifice.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Military, Aging
Downloads: 1252| Votes: 133 | Score: 9.11
Size: 3KB | 754 words | Posted:

9 The Magic of an Old Veteran's Dream by Lance Manne

The old veteran was feeble and frail. Would his final dream ever come true? I could make it happen. Would I take the time? Would those tired old eyes ever sparkle again?

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Historical, Military, Aging
Downloads: 1714| Votes: 160 | Score: 9.01
Size: 11KB | 2,327 words | Posted:

10 World War: Campaign for Besland by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (14)
The war is over as far as the major powers are concerned. They packed up their toys and went home satisfied that they gave it their best shot. There's only one problem - no one told the Jade Empire that the war is over and they are rather insistent that the losers surrender and pay reparations.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
Downloads: 3368| Votes: 139 | Score: 8.99
Size: 217KB | 40,301 words | Posted: Concluded:
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